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Are these seats taken?

Are these seats taken?

SN Rasul

Mon, Nov 12 2018

A literary festival won’t be everybody’s cup of tea, and that’s OK

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?

A feast of words

A feast of words

Editorial

Wed, Nov 7 2018

DLF has always stood out as a beacon of free expression, and this time will be no different

A short account on Al-Mu’allaqat

A short account on Al-Mu’allaqat

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Story of a set of seven poems which still remains a relatively unknown treasure that Arabic literature...

Interlacing lives from diverse...

Interlacing lives from diverse...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Aug 11 2018

Review of Arif Anwar’s ‘The Storm’

A maverick of Bengali mysticism

A maverick of Bengali mysticism

Towheed Feroze

Sun, Jul 22 2018

Humayun Ahmed’s fiction reflected a desire to be free from the constraints of mundane reality

6 years without Humayun Ahmed

6 years without Humayun Ahmed

Showtime

Thu, Jul 19 2018

A series of prayers were held for Humayun’s spirit in Nuhash Polli

Two and two make five

Two and two make five

Opinion

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Nearly 70 years after its publication, Orwell’s classic Nineteen Eighty-Four remains as relevant...

'Reading globally and writing locally...

'Reading globally and writing locally...

Magazine

Sun, Jun 3 2018

Visiting scholar Dr Rita S Nezami talks about developing nuanced perspectives about global issues in...

Power, books, and the ego

Power, books, and the ego

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, May 31 2018

When powerful people write books

Will robots replace Shakespeares and...

Will robots replace Shakespeares and...

Ekram Kabir

Fri, May 18 2018

'With the advance of Internet-based technologies, do we see a lack of interest among people about...

Swedish Academy says will postpone 2018...

Swedish Academy says will postpone 2018...

World

Fri, May 4 2018

The rules of the foundation that administers the will of dynamite inventor Alfred Nobel mean prizes can...

Say it like Shakespeare

Say it like Shakespeare

Forrest Cookson

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Life lessons from the Bard

Allah Megh De Pani De: The cultural...

Allah Megh De Pani De: The cultural...

Climate Change

Sun, Apr 22 2018

We must think of climate art as our art – it is a product of our collective struggle

Two win Syed Waliullah Literary...

Two win Syed Waliullah Literary...

Arts & Culture

Wed, Feb 21 2018

A certificate, a crest of honour and Tk50,000 will be handed over to each them at the concluding ceremony...

Be of assistance

Be of assistance

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Quenching the thirst of readers

A nation of writers

A nation of writers

Ekram Kabir , Ekram Kabir

Fri, Feb 9 2018

Publishers have the power to make a difference

Libraries in a  changing world

Libraries in a changing world

Editorial

Mon, Feb 5 2018

Libraries can go a long way in ensuring students have access to a wide range of resources outside the...

The bearers of civilization

The bearers of civilization

Emdad Hossain Bhuiyan

Mon, Feb 5 2018

We need to promote the good old-fashioned habit of reading books

Our lost fictional heroes

Our lost fictional heroes

Opinion

Sun, Feb 4 2018

To escape the harsh realities of life, all it takes is the turn of a page

PM Hasina: Spread Bangladeshi art, culture,...

PM Hasina: Spread Bangladeshi art, culture,...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 1 2018

'If we can’t respect and enrich our own culture, language, art and literature, we can never develop ourselves...