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Al Mahmud

Al Mahmud, poet, novelist. Recipient Bangla Academy award, 1968.

Background

  • Mahmud, Al was born on July 11, 1936.

  • Career

    • Proofreader Millat newspaper, Dhaka, 1955, Kafela newspaper, Dhaka, Ittefaq newspaper, Dhaka, junior sub-editor, senior sub-editor. With Boigharh public house, Chittagong, 1968. Public department Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, director.

    Works

    • Author: (poetry) Lok Lokantor, 1963, Kaler Kalosh, 1966, Sonali Kabin, 1966, Mayabi Porda Dule Otho, 1969, (short stories) Pankourir Rokto, 1975, Souraver Kachhe Porajito, 1983, Gandho Bonik, 1988, Moyurir Mukh, 1994, (novels) Gallinule, 1992, The Poet and the Chaos, 1993, The Subcontinent, 1993, Kabil's Sister, 1993, Man and Beauty, 1994, A Herbal Woman, 1994, A Valley of the Desert Rats, 1994, A Jinn Girl, 1994, (autobiography) Je Bhabe Bere Uthi, 1984.

    Connections

    • Married Nadira Syede Begum. 8 children.
    Al Mahmud
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    Born July 11, 1936
    • 1955
      Proofreader Millat newspaper
      Dhaka, Bangladesh, Bangladesh
    • 1968
      with Boigharh public house
      Chittagong, Bangladesh

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