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The placid tributary of Kashinath...

The placid tributary of Kashinath...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 21 2021

Poet, fiction writer, and academic Kashinath Roy (1948‒2021) passed away on January 17

Silver Shower

Silver Shower

Arts & Letters

Fri, Jan 8 2021

Poetry in translation 

2021: The inheritance of loss or a new...

2021: The inheritance of loss or a new...

Arts & Letters

Thu, Jan 7 2021

Here's hoping 2021 will be all about new landmarks in our literature

Two poems by Mohammad Rafiq

Two poems by Mohammad Rafiq

Arts & Letters

Fri, Oct 9 2020

Poetry in translation

A seminal book-length study of Akhtaruzzaman...

A seminal book-length study of Akhtaruzzaman...

Arts & Letters

Sat, Apr 11 2020

A review of 'Elegy and Dreams: Akhtaruzzaman Elias’ Creative Commitment' 

Painting: A poem

Painting: A poem

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 8 2020

This poem compares the birth of Bangladesh to a painting

A tributary’s own words

A tributary’s own words

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jan 11 2020

A poem by Belal Chowdhury in Rifat Munim's translation

Sheba and those Early Reading

Sheba and those Early Reading

Arts & Letters

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Personal essay

Our vanished town

Our vanished town

Arts & Letters

Sat, Jun 1 2019

Fiction

Thirst for life

Thirst for life

Arts & Letters

Sat, May 11 2019

Poetry

Al Mahmud (1936-2019): From time past...

Al Mahmud (1936-2019): From time past...

Arts & Letters

Sun, Mar 3 2019

Despite controversy, he remained one of the most loved and towering figures in poetry in both Bangladesh...

Road

Road

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Poem

Nuisance over a meal

Nuisance over a meal

Arts & Letters

Sat, Feb 9 2019

The following translation is a tribute to Akhteruzzaman Elias, marking his 76th birth anniversary on...

Reading Khademul Islam over the...

Reading Khademul Islam over the...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 5 2018

I had never read anything as powerful as this one coming from a Bangladeshi author