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Nandita Das: ‘It is not a fight between...

Nandita Das: ‘It is not a fight between...

Showtime

Thu, Mar 7 2019

Acclaimed actor turned director, Nandita Das, has always been a strong voice for women’s empowerment,...

Tilda Swinton talks about her Drumduan...

Tilda Swinton talks about her Drumduan...

Showtime

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Swinton talked about her school named Drumduan School, situated on the Moray Coast of Scotland

Manisha Koirala: ‘There’s no substitute...

Manisha Koirala: ‘There’s no substitute...

Showtime

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The session took place in front of a houseful of audience who wanted to get a glimpse of their favourite...

The author, the story and the...

The author, the story and the...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

The authors shared their views on their differing notions of literary success and how readers have over...

Which stories do we hear today?

Which stories do we hear today?

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 9 2018

Chris Heiser, Christian Hodell and Rosalind Porter share their thoughts and experiences on storytelling...

Women at Wit’s End

Women at Wit’s End

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Are women gaining ground in comedy just because it is an age of visual culture?

Creative Writing at DLF

Creative Writing at DLF

Dhaka Lit Fest

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Day 1 featured a creative writing workshop for young adults by Indian-American author Mitali

Nandita, Tilda and Manisha at DLF...

Nandita, Tilda and Manisha at DLF...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Wed, Nov 7 2018

It is that time of the year again. Dhaka Literary Festival (DLF) begins today on a grand scale, and it...

10 questions for Ahsan Akbar

10 questions for Ahsan Akbar

Arts & Letters

Tue, Nov 6 2018

We are unique in having an equally large presence of our own language in the programme

Partition in a new light

Partition in a new light

Arts & Letters

Tue, Nov 6 2018

Hajari tells the story of partition through dramatic storytelling

All in the family

All in the family

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 5 2018

'The Friendly Ones' is nevertheless a reliable story of the complexities and absurdities...

Portraying life inside a ‘hermit...

Portraying life inside a ‘hermit...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sun, Nov 4 2018

Johnson has been successful to write with authority about the little-known North Korean life and...

Editing workshop with Richard Beard...

Editing workshop with Richard Beard...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Fri, Nov 2 2018

Workshop will be conducted by Richard Beard, winner of the PEN Ackerley Prize 2018

Jaishree Misra: A relentless

Jaishree Misra: A relentless

Dhaka Lit Fest

Tue, Oct 30 2018

She has produced eight novels in her decades-long career, including her bestseller, Ancient

Olga Grjasnowa: Diasporic voices from...

Olga Grjasnowa: Diasporic voices from...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Most readers in Bangladesh, as well as the Indian subcontinent, have been exposed to diasporic works...

Registration for Dhaka Lit Fest 2018...

Registration for Dhaka Lit Fest 2018...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Like its previous editions, the festival will be headlined by many national and international...