Where could they live happily for the rest of their childhood?
The creatures of the dark feed on fear. And hot sauce.
A book may look like a house or a coffin
To love a country as if you’ve lost one
Is to feel the freezing sun on your body
Form icicles on your cheeks as you train your feet
To dance hopscotch on rough asphalt;
Amitav Ghosh’s passionate engagement with the Sundarbans has brought out his best as a socially conscious fashioner of narrative in The Hungry Tide (HarperCollins, 2004) and Gun Island (John Murray...
Yes, you have no reason to trust me:
I am not your elder, I am not from your tribe;
A hood of iron thread
Drawn over face,
the first time i saw a tiger
was in someone’s house
all tall and lifeless; yet a tiger --
Earlier this week, in a break from work-related correspondence, I sent author Tahmima Anam a personal email. I told her I was writing to her “as a reader” this time, because after months of...
The book, Knowledge Management, Governance and Sustainable Development: Lessons and Insights from Developing Countries (Routledge, 2020), edited by M Aslam Alam, Fakrul Alam, and Dilara Begum, is...