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Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Fiction From Our Other Neighbour

Monica Ali and Tahmima Anam could be just the tip of the iceberg. "[P]erhaps things are looking up for Bangladeshis writing in English," says Abeer Hoque: "There are at least two English writers’ groups that I know about which meet regularly in Dhaka to discuss each other’s work, a literary reference website called Monsoon Letters, a couple of well-received anthologies of English stories and essays, a vibrant Facebook group (Young Bangladeshi Writers Club), a brand new travel lit website (Paribrajok), and a fiction writing workshop..."


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