Meyebela, My Bengali Girlhood is a autobiographical book by Bangladeshi doctor, turned feminist writer Taslima Nasrin. Amar Meye Bela By Taslima Nasreen. 7/18/ 5 Comments. Picture. Name: UTOL HAWA Writer:TASLIMA NASREEN Language: BANGLA File type: PDF. world whose autobiography, the two-volume Amar Meyebela (‘My Girlhood’, Bengali bhadralok tradition–that of the educated Bengali middle.

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I treated them, and I remembered bengall I was benga,i. Came across at NYU library looking for Tagore books in english. Aug 12, Edward Sullivan rated it liked it Shelves: She successfully expressed her feeling against senseless religious practices, against male dominating society.

Everyone and especially my Bengali friends. I did find the second bio. Sep 10, Sarah rated it really liked it Shelves: Anirban Mukherjee rated it really liked it Aug 13, Taslima Nasrin’s Autobiography 6 books. Anindya Bera rated it did not like it May 17, Views Read Edit View history. Early in her literary career, she wrote mainly poetry, and published half a dozen collections of poetry between andoften with female oppression as a theme.


In terms of the writing style, I think Nasrin does a good job being consistent with narrators age. While reading, many times I even despised the Bengali traditions. Likewise, her descriptions of Bangladeshi food and evenings spent languishing on rooftops left me anxious to go visit again soon.

Meyebela: My Bengali Girlhood by Taslima Nasrin

Preview — Meyebela by Taslima Nasrin. Since fleeing Bangladesh inshe has lived in many countries, and lives in United States as of July She came and spoke to us about her book and her experiences.

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Meyebela: My Bengali Girlhood

Nasrin has written 40 books in Bengali, which includes poetry, essays, novels and autobiography series. Her story should be required reading in high schools mryebela the country.

The book is benbali frank about her father and mother. Oct 11, Sornaly rated it it was ok Recommends it for: I wish the book was more organized so it flowed fluidly.

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Honest, insightful, and interesting. It is worth reading autobiography.

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The book has been banned in Bangladesh because “its contents might hurt the existing social system and religious sentiments of the people.

Published June 1st by Steerforth first published We grow up and bwngali just start accepting things.

Meyebela, My Bengali Girlhood is a autobiographical book by Bangladeshi doctor, turned feminist writer Taslima Nasrin.