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Friday, May 25, 2018

Seminar on Ngugi wa wa Thiong'o

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Marking the 80th birth anniversary of internationally acclaimed writer and activist Ngugi wa Thiong'o, the Centre for Studies in African Languages and Literatures organized a seminar yesterday at 3pm at Sirajul Islam Lecture Hall, Lecture Theatre Bhaban, University of Dhaka. The event was open for all.

A former professor of Rajshahi University, Shahidul Islam attended the seminar as keynote speaker. Professor Dr Khaliquzzaman Elias of North South University, Dhaka and Elham Hossain, Associate Professor of City College, Dhaka attended the program as discussants.

The seminar was presided over by Professor Dr Kajal Bandyopadhyay, Chairman, Department of English, University of Dhaka. The event was hosted by Ashik Istiak, Senior Lecturer, Green University and Liton Chakraborty Mithun, Lecturer, Central Women's University.

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