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    Shawkat Osman as a politically conscious writer analysed

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:26pm on May 15, 2018

    Shawkat Osman’s stance against autocratic establishments and rulers in his unique writings was evaluated by speakers at a seminar organised by Kathashilpi Shawkat Osman Smriti...

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    Belal Chowdhury remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on May 04, 2018

    Recently demised poet Belal Chowdhury was recalled by his friends, fellow-poets and family members at a commemorative programme held at Nalinikanta Bhattasali Gallery of Bangladesh...

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    Cultural arena mourns Belal Chy’s death

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:33pm on April 24, 2018

    Cultural arena mourned the death of Ekushey Padak winning poet Belal Chowdhury terming his demise as a great loss to the contemporary Bangla literature....

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    Kanthashilon celebrates 34th anniversary

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:09pm on April 16, 2018

    Recitation troupe Kanthashilon celebrated its 34th founding anniversary through a programme held at Kanthashilon’s office on Elephant Road on Sunday....

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    Jahangir Feroze felicitated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:24pm on April 07, 2018

    Seasoned poet Jahangir Feroze was felicitated on his 63rd birthday on Friday at a programme held at the seminar room of National Press Club...

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    Reading of Jasimuddin emphasised to know Bangladesh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:54pm on March 20, 2018

    Jasimuddin’s poetry can be the best introduction to the natural beauty and the traditional culture of the people of Bangladesh for today’s children, said speakers...

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    Jasimuddin defied western modernism: seminar

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:25pm on March 15, 2018

    Palli Kabi Jasimuddin countered western modernism’s influence on Bangla literature through his poems, plays and writings depicting traditional folk elements and rustic life, said speakers...

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    Book on Jibanananda Das launched

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:08pm on March 01, 2018

    A book featuring 50 essays on popular Bengali poet Jibanananda Das’s poems was launched at a programme held at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National...

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    Int’l Mother Language Day celebrated in Chittagong

    Our Correspondent . Chittagong | Updated at 09:28pm on February 23, 2018

    Different government and cultural organisations celebrated International Mother Language Day by organising various events like book fairs, cultural shows and others at different venues in...

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    Int’l conference on South Asian literature ends

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:23pm on February 23, 2018

    A two-day international conference on recent trends in South Asian literature ended at Abdul Karim Sahitya Bisharad Auditorium of Bangla Academy on Friday...