Arts & Literature

Simon & Schuster's owner to let Penguin sale fall apart
The book-publishing powerhouse will let its $2.2 billion sale collapse after the deal was blocked by a federal judge on antitrust grounds
Banksy showcases new mural in Ukraine
The work is painted onto the wall of a building destroyed by shelling
ULAB to hold its 6th Lit Salon on Saturday
It will include a discussion on the current state and future trajectory of book publishing in both Bangla and English in the country
Sri Lankan author Shehan Karunatilaka wins 2022 Booker Prize
Karunatilaka receives a trophy for his second novel "The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida," a story about a war photographer and gambler who wakes up dead
‘Eiliyah’: A passionately fermented love story
Umme Pritam, in her debut novel, did a fantastic job extracting an account of a female character so vivid that it may dazzle the eyes of the readers
Painter Samarjit Chowdhury dies at 85
The Ekushey Padak-winning artist taught at Dhaka University for 43 years
French novelist Annie Ernaux talks to the media after being announced as the winner of the 2022 Nobel Prize in Literature, in Cergy-Pontoise, France Oct 6, 2022.
The French author has won the prize for courage and clinical acuity with which she uncovers roots and personal memory
Thai version of Bangabandhu’s memoirs launched
As part of the celebration of the golden jubilee of the relations between Bangladesh and Thailand, the Thai version of the book ‘The Unfinished Memoirs’ is launched
Toufique Imrose Khalidi
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