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Interview: Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Interview: Yara Rodrigues Fowler

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Yara Rodrigues Fowler speaks about her debut novel which was longlisted for the Desmond Elliott...

Goethe-Institut will present The Metamorphosis...

Goethe-Institut will present The Metamorphosis...

Showtime

Mon, Nov 4 2019

This experience will transfer Kafka’s work from the pages of the book to virtual-reality (VR)

Kenan Malik: Philosophy of science and...

Kenan Malik: Philosophy of science and...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

Malik writes mostly about the philosophy of biology and contemporary theories of multiculturalism, pluralism...

'I’ve been scrawling on paper since...

'I’ve been scrawling on paper since...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

HM Naqvi speaks about his journey as a fiction writer

A tale of a courageous woman and missing...

A tale of a courageous woman and missing...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

A review of Sumana Roy's novel Missing

Shankar: One of Bengali fiction’s biggest...

Shankar: One of Bengali fiction’s biggest...

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

His fictional writing has inspired and sustained many generations of fiction writers writing in...

Interview: Minna Lindgren

Interview: Minna Lindgren

Arts & Letters

Mon, Nov 4 2019

The Finnish writer speaks about her fiction

Australia shows support for art, culture...

Australia shows support for art, culture...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Mon, Nov 4 2019

The Australian embassy held a reception for Dhaka Lit Fest

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,...

Weekly movie night begins with ‘Crazy...

Weekly movie night begins with ‘Crazy...

Showtime

Sun, Jan 20 2019

This movie specifically addresses Chinese plutocrats, but often I saw resonances with our own Bangladeshi...

Another open letter to DLF

Another open letter to DLF

Ikhtisad Ahmed

Fri, Nov 23 2018

Bangla-language publisher Shamsuzzoha Manik was in jail for almost eight months in 2016. DLF and its...

First impressions: Dhaka Lit Fest

First impressions: Dhaka Lit Fest

Weekend Tribune

Mon, Nov 19 2018

An outsider's perspective on Dhaka Lit Fest

A festival of no surprises

A festival of no surprises

Rubaiyat Kabir

Tue, Nov 13 2018

We have seen these reactions before

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

‘Culture will remain largely unaffected...

‘Culture will remain largely unaffected...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Referring back to the period of increasing cultural pride and optimism of the UK in the 1990s, the panel...

On Drumduan Hill

On Drumduan Hill

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sun, Nov 11 2018

Tilda Swinton and Ahsan Akbar discuss the education system in her unique school

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...

Can screenplays be considered...

Can screenplays be considered...

Showtime

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The cinema scenario has been changing continuously and we have to cope up with the medium by customizing...

Library of Bangladesh: Taking translation...

Library of Bangladesh: Taking translation...

Dhaka Lit Fest

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Poet, translator and academic Kaiser Haq termed Library of Bangladesh as one of the most productive initiatives...