Naeem Mohaiemen | The Daily Star
  • Naeem Mohaiemen

  • Zaid Islam: “Strangers make new family”

    Zaid Islam's work moves with an energy and process that is unsettling—to participants, witnesses, and bystanders. A friction comes from an implicit and explicit challenge to rules and gatekeepers, rarely held back by bhodrolok concerns.
  • The river you never knew, the cinema you were waiting for

    A few minutes into Molla Sagar's dark, hallucinatory new film The River Titash, I started noticing the words on screen.
  • Muktijuddho: Polyphony of the Ocean

    As a Ph.D. candidate at Columbia University with a research focus on Bangladesh history, I paid close attention when media reports came out about a draft bill that would punish any distortion of the history of Muktijuddho.