Nabaneeta Dev Sen
Calcutta  /  Published 13.10.20

Hathras makes daughter translate mom’s poem

Time has not the power to extinguish me, Don’t think for a moment that I wait upon Time. Let Time keep on playing his absurd battle game, Every time he strips me, I rise clothed without shame; W...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 07.11.19

Litterateur Nabaneeta Dev Sen dead

Eminent litterateur Nabaneeta Dev Sen died in her South Calcutta home late on Thursday after a protracted illness. She was 81 years and is survived by two daughters — writer Antara and actor Nandana...
By PTI in Calcutta

Books  /  Published 03.03.20

Nandana Dev Sen pays a tribute to mother Nabaneeta

I feel absolutely delighted that today we are celebrating not only the genre that I love the most in the world, that is children’s books, but also the legacy of the person who I will always love and...
By Kasturi Sen (t2 intern) in

Opinion  /  Published 24.11.19

The luminescence of Nabaneeta Dev Sen

That Nabaneeta was an exceptionally gifted person was clear to everyone who knew her. It is wonderful that on this sad occasion, there have been plentiful tributes to her exceptional literary talents,...
By Amartya Sen in

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.19

We need more dissent, says Romila Thapar

The historian, Romila Thapar, made some sharp observations on MK Gandhi’s relevance to modern times at an academic gathering at Cambridge University last week. She acknowledged that people today can...
By Amit Roy in

West Bengal  /  Published 06.02.20

To writer, teacher & mother

A children’s writer recounted the works of her inspiration at Calcutta Book Fair on Thursday, her voice choking more than once.The speaker was Nandana Dev Sen and she was reminiscing about her mothe...
By Debraj Mitra in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 07.11.19

Nabaneeta Dev Sen passes away

Nabaneeta Dev Sen, poet, novelist and academic, breathed her last at her south Calcutta home on Thursday evening. She was 81. Dev Sen had announced she was suffering from cancer.Her spontaneity, uniqu...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.06.19

Civil society protests post-poll violence

Ei mrityu upatyaka amar desh na. The line, rejecting a valley of death as one’s country, by Nabarun Bhattacharya with a portrait of a bloodied face by Wasim Kapoor formed the backdrop of a citizen...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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