my very own West Bengal, I am a forbidden name, an outlawed woman, a banned book. ..... Written by Taslima Nasrin in response to the ban order placed on November 27, 2003, ... previous book Lajja proscribed in her native Bangladesh.
18.I believe in human rights
I managed to get hold of Bengali translations of both the Qur'an and .... I had written a book entitled Lajja, one that defended Bangladesh's Hindu minorities. ... That is why a group of fundamentalists shouted “Taslima. Nasrin, go back!” and the ...
19.Seed 7 Maanoj Rakhit
The information from these sources have been culled out by Taslima Nasrin and presented in. Lajja (meaning shame) ... Lajja has been published by Penguin Books in India. ... So it will no more be a case Punjabis raping Bengalis. Once the ...
20.The Kalimah in the Kaleidophone: Ranges of Multivocality in ...
"fundamentally liberating" character of multivocality in Bengali. Muslims' .... tohadah (kalimah of Islam), with the possible exception of Taslima Nasrin. Still, close ..... publication of her novella Lajja (Shame).13 It wasLajja that provoked the ...
21.Conversion Out of Islam: A Study of Conversion Narratives of Former ...
events such as the Taslima Nasrin affair4 and, more importantly, the Salman. Rushdie ..... Bangladesh, made headlines in 1993 following the controversial Bengali ... Lajja, which was later translated into English with the title Shame: A Novel ( ...
had consecrated Bengali nationalism added to the normal problems associated with a .... the controversy surrounding the feminist writer Taslima Nasreen. In a ..... “Taslima Nasrin gets jail term for 'Lajja'”, The Daily Star, October 14, 2002. 2 0 ...
23.FREEDOM OF PRESS/MEDIA - 2008
Kolkata: Exiled Bangladesh writer Taslima Nasreen has complained that she was not being ... but there had been no violence all this time, even after the West Bengal withdrew ..... author of Lajja (Shame), told The Pioneer on Monday evening.
Jan 6, 2012 ... A book by NSS honorary associate Taslima Nasreen, which is banned ... police discovered a copy of Nasreen's novel Lajja (Shame) in the ... was a victim of conspiracy, according to mass-circulated Bengali daily Prothom Alo.