Sealdah station and my lost childhood
Born in Dhaka during the colonial era of united Bengal, Professor Pabitra Sarkar was forced to relocate to West Bengal after the partition. Despite the challenges he faced, he threw himself into a wide range of academic, social, and cultural pursuits, becoming a true jack-of-all-trades in the process.
Through his dedication and hard work, Professor Sarkar rose to the position of Vice Chancellor of Rabindra Bharati University, cementing his status as one of the most respected figures in academia.
In this interview with Star Insight, Professor Sarkar shares some of the most significant moments and experiences from his incredible life and career, providing a fascinating glimpse into the world of education and linguistics.