A Letter from Dhaka

Posted: May 13th, 2020

IĀ FIRST HEARD OF Bangladesh in 1971, not just because of George Harrison, but because my mother made me donate a portion of my meagre pocket money for cyclone relief. What goes around comes around and this year I went to Bangladesh for my first brief visit, as a speaker at the Dhaka Literature Festival, and was amply rewarded for my tiny sacrifice many years ago.

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