Haiku Workshop at ULAB

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The first Bangladeshi poet to bring out authoritative collections on the traditional Japanese form, Quamrul Hassan conducted a workshop on Haiku at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) on Saturday, March 11. Organized by the Department of English and Humanities and Paper Canoe (ULAB Literary Society), the workshop was attended by more than 20 haiku […]

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DEH Workshop on Photography and Story-telling

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The Department of English and Humanities at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) held a workshop titled “Let Your Photographs Tell the Story” at its Dhanmondi campus on Thursday, March 2, 2017. The session was conducted by Ms. Mahmuda Yasmin Shaila, Assistant Professor of DEH. Paper Canoe, the ULAB Literary Society, organized the program. […]

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Research Methodology Workshop with Dr. Shaila Sultana

The Department of English and Humanities at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) hosted a workshop titled ‘We can ask questions; we can listen; we can make notes; and we can think; Yes, we CAN do research!’ in its Dhanmondi campus on Thursday, March 2, 2017. Prominent scholar Professor Shaila Sultana, PhD, from the Department […]

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DEH Research Project Presentation

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On December 18, 2016, the Department of English and Humanities organized a seminar at the Campus B Seminar Room to present the findings from the projects being conducted under the ULAB Research Project Grants. DEH currently has four projects under the 2014-15 Grant where one has been completed and the other three are ongoing. Presided […]

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DEH Welcomes Freshers at Spring 2017 Orientation

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On February 9, the Department of English and Humanities held an exciting and fun-filled program to welcome the Spring 2017 term undergraduate and MA freshers to ULAB in the university’s auditorium. After a welcome address by the Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities, Prof. Kaiser Haq, the Vice Chancellor of ULAB, Prof. Imran […]

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MOU between ULAB and UM, Malaysia

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University of Malaya, Malaysia and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) signed a memorandum of understanding to pursue areas of academic and administrative interest. Professor Imran Rahman, Vice Chancellor, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB), and Professor Mohd. Amin Jalaluddin, PhD, Vice Chancellor, University of Malaya, Malaysia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between their […]

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Dylan Debate

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‘Dylan Debate’ engrosses Dhaka’s literary minds Reaz Ahmad (Report from The Daily Star Dec. 9, 2016) It has been nearly two months since Bob Dylan was declared winner of this year’s Nobel in literature, making him the only singer-songwriter to win the award. He has been incommunicado for first several days and unexpectedly late even […]

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Art and Activism

Kaiulani Lee at ULAB Kaiulani Lee, an Obie Award winning actress and a theater activist, gave a talk on Art and Activism hosted by The Department of English and Humanities at the auditorium of University of Liberal Arts on November 3, 2016. The talk was well attended by students of all departments, faculty members, and […]

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MA Students’ Defense

On 3 September 2016, the first thesis students of the MA in English (Literature and Cultural Studies) program defended their dissertations. The defense took place in A205 from 11 am with Prof. Kashinath Roy, Dean of Arts, Eastern University, as the External Examiner. Internal supervisors, Prof. Golam Sarwar Chowdhury and Sarker Hasan Al Zayed were […]

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Magic and Literature

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2-Day International Conference The Department of English and Humanities held an international conference titled “Magic and Literature” on Friday and Saturday, May 27-28, 2016. The highlights of the program included the keynote speech by Professor Subir Kumar Dhar; plenary speech by Dr. Azfar Hussain; panel discussion on Magic in Bangla Literature by Dr. Azfar Hussain […]

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