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Arts: Fiction and Fiction Writers: Bangladesh
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Though writing fiction in English is still not very common among Bangladeshi women, one of its early exponents impressed both British and native readers as early as 1905. This entry provides a brief introduction to a number of Bangladeshi women writers who have earned considerable renown in the field of fiction in English because of…

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Khan, Hafiza Nilofar, “Arts: Fiction and Fiction Writers: Bangladesh”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 02 October 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_001442>
First published online: 2012

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