Category Archives: Personal

London launch: My journey as a witness

Subscribe to ShahidulNews Book Launch: Organised by Candlestar We invite you to the official UK book launch of ‘My Journey as a Witness’, a book of images by celebrated photographer Shahidul Alam. An extraordinary artist, Shahidul Alam is a photographer, writer, activist, … Continue reading

Posted in Bangladesh, Crossfire, Democracy, Human rights, literature, Major Features on Bangladesh, media, My Photo Essays, Pathshala, Personal, Photography, Photojournalism, politics, Shahidul Alam, South Asia | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Last Goodbye

She would put on a burkha every morning so that choto chacha, my dad’s younger brother, could drop her off at her parents. He would take her to her college instead. That was how Quazi Anwara Monsur graduated. Dadi didn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Bangladesh, People, Personal, Shahidul Alam | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 122 Comments