Azfar Hussain | The Daily Star
  • Azfar Hussain

  • Serajul Islam Choudhury - Our Leading Intellectual and Inspiration

    He confronts, challenges, and combats the world with words. But his words become more than words. They morph into weapons in our struggles against oppression and injustice. For him, of course, writing is fighting. But, then, he is more than a combative writer.
  • Kazi Nazrul Islam: Some Questions and Concerns

    In his voice we continue to hear the cadences, inflections, and accents of resistance and even revolution.
  • Two Poems

    You taught me language, and my profit on't
  • From Dhaka and Dirty Dialectics:

    But, Dhaka, I hear your sepoy in the attic say, as he fashions his life after the size and shape of a solitude more tenacious than my
  • Confronting life, love, and liberation with a style

    Mahmudul Haque wrote and remained silent equally remarkably in his lifetime. And when he wrote, he wrote productively, even intensely, with a peculiar passion untrammeled by momentary vicissitudes. He wrote most of his novels at one stretch, taking a week or two. He wrote one novel even in a single day.