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    2-day children’s lit festival held

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:28pm on December 09, 2017

    A two-day children’s literature festival with participation of about 300 authors of children’s literature ended at Bangla Academy on Saturday...

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    PM to open int’l literature conference in Jan, 2018

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 07:38pm on December 03, 2017

    A three-day long 'International Bengali Literature Conference' will begin on January 13 of 2018 at Bangla Academy. Organisers informed the media about the conference at...

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    ‘Her Stories’ launched on second day

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:51pm on November 18, 2017

    Her Stories: Adventures of Supergirls, featuring stories of late and contemporary successful local women, their struggles and adventures, was launched on Friday, the second day...

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    Dhaka Lit Fest concluded

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:11pm on November 18, 2017

    The seventh edition of Dhaka Lit Fest, an international literature festival, ended on Saturday. Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith was present in the closing...

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    3-day literary extravaganza begins at Bangla Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:33pm on November 16, 2017

    The seventh edition of Dhaka Literary Festival kicked off on Thursday at Bangla Academy amid much enthusiasm and fanfare...

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    Dhaka Lit Fest begins

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:07pm on November 16, 2017

    The seventh edition of Dhaka Literary Festival kicked off on Thursday at Bangla Academy with attendance of local and foreign authors, intellectuals, experts and literature...

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    Humayun Ahmed literary award conferred

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on November 13, 2017

    A literary award named after late eminent writer Humayun Ahmed was conferred at a programme, marking 69th birth anniversary of the late poet, at Abdul...

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    Dylan’s Concert for Bangladesh guitar sells for $400,000 at auction

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:18pm on November 13, 2017

    The guitar Bob Dylan played at the Concert for Bangladesh and during his Rolling Thunder Revue sold at auction Saturday for nearly $400,000, exceeding pre-auction...

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    Humayun Ahmed’s 69th birth anniversary today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:40pm on November 12, 2017

    Today is the 69th birth anniversary of late popular author-dramatist-filmmaker Humayun Ahmed...

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    Shamsur Rahman recalled thru poetry recitation

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on October 29, 2017

    Poets and recitation artistes recalled late eminent poet Shamsur Rahman through poetry recitation at a programme held at Rabindra Chattar of Bangla Academy on Saturday....