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Debjani Chatterjee

Posts by Debjani Chatterjee

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Debjani Chatterjee: A Miscellany

Award-winning poet-translator, Debjani Chatterjee MBE, shares a few poems from her collections, including her latest book, Do You Hear the Storm Sing? (Core Publications, winter 2014). She has been called 'a rainbow spirit' (Paul Beasley) and 'a voice of rare originality' (David Morley). I lived in many countries and thrived on ...

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Kazi Nazrul Islam (1899 – 1976)

Kazi Nazrul Islam (1899 – 1976) was a Bengali polymath, poet, writer, musician and revolutionary. Popularly known as Nazrul, his poetry and music espoused Indo-Islamic renaissance and intense spiritual rebellion against fascism and oppression. Debjani Chatterjee gives an account of the influence of his poetry on her life and career ...