2019 New Work Grantee, Hassanal Abdullah presents: Bengali Poetry Anthology in Translation
Saturday, October 12, 2019 1 PM to 4 PM
Bangladesh Plaza Conference Room
37-15, 73rd Street Jackson Heights, NY 11371
This event is going to celebrate the publication of the anthology "Contemporary Bangladeshi Poetry" which has been published partly through funding from the Queens Arts Fund – New Work Grant. Both the publishers from Cross-Cultural Communications and New Feral Press will be there at the ceremony. Dr. Nicholas Birns, Professor of English at NYU, who wrote the Introduction, will also be there. All other participants including the translator of the anthology, Hassanal Abdullah, will read from the book and engage themselves in poetic discussion. Refreshment will be served following the event.
Event is free and open to the public!