Daily Archives: August 25, 2009

(Re)Reading Taslima Nasrin

Hi all,
Shraban Prokashoni has just brought out (Re)Reading Taslima Nasrin. Edited by Ali Riaz, the book is a collection of recent essays on the content and context of Taslima Nasrin’s work.

My essay, Woman Alone, on feminism, Taslima Nasrin and my development as a writer and as a woman is also in there. The article was […]

By |August 25th, 2009|Bangladesh, Culture|4 Comments

Grameen Bank – as I See it Waning.

During my recent visit of Bangladesh (May-June 2007), I observed dissatisfaction of one one-time organizer of borrowers in my own village. A tin-shed structure in his property specially constructed for meetings of the borrowers. This structure now appears like an abandoned house as he uses this to store cow dung and agricultural products and by-products […]

By |August 25th, 2009|Bangladesh, Economics, Education, Society|9 Comments
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