ULAB Wins 5th DEH Inter-University Student Conference & Cultural Competition

The Department of English and Humanities at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) has organised its 5th Inter-University Student Conference and Cultural Competition. This year’s competition themed “The Romantic and The Gothic” was held at the ULAB Permanent Campus in Mohammadpur on Apr 18-19, 2019. The event featured two segments: an academic session and a […]

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DEH Students at Goethe-Institut’s “Literary Encounters”

Students of the Department of English and Humanities, ULAB discussed Abbas Khider’s novel The Village Indian in Donal McLaughlin’s translation at the Goethe-Institut, Dhaka’s initiative, “Literary Encounters,” a program aimed at introducing German literature in translation to readers in Bangladesh. The discussion was held on March 20, 2019 at the Goethe-Institut premises in Dhanmondi. Moderated […]

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DEH Organizes Talk on Nazrul Studies in the US

  The Department of English and Humanities at ULAB organized  a talk on “The State of Nazrul Studies in the U.S.”  on March 5, 2019. The program began with an introductory speech by Dr. Rafiqul Islam, Professor Emeritus at ULAB. Professor Islam introduced Professor Winston E . Langley and Professor Rachel McDermott,  two prominent Nazrul […]

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Prof. Kaiser Haq receives SALA Award

Congratulations to Prof. Kaiser Haq, PhD, Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities, ULAB, for receiving the Distinguished Achievement Award for Creative Writing at the South Asian Literature Association (SALA) Conference held on January 6-7, 2019, in Chicago, Illinois, USA.                           Here […]

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MUSE, Mouthpiece of ULAB Students of English, Published

The Fall 2018 online edition of MUSE, mouthpiece of ULAB students of English, is out! Read it here.

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Marx Bicentenary: DEH 5th International Conference

The Department of English and Humanities at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh celebrated the bicentenary of Karl Marx’s birth with a two-day international conference, titled “Language, Literature, Culture and Politics: Marx’s Bicentenary Conference,” on November 30-December 1. The conference started at 10am and ended at 6pm. On Friday, November 30, National Professor Rafiqul Islam and […]

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ENG.LIT.MEET: DEH Inter-Batch Cultural Contest Held

The Department of English and Humanities (DEH) at ULAB held the first inter-batch cultural competition called ‘Eng.Lit.Meet’ on December 6, 2018. The competition was a collective effort aimed at encouraging the students of DEH to take part in and demonstrate their extra-curricular skills and talents for this is the first event of its kind initiated […]

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Author Reading by Olga Grjasnowa

The Department of English and Humanities at ULAB, in collaboration with Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, organized a an Author Reading and Q/A on November 7, 2018 with Olga Grjasnowa, whose debut novel All Russians Love Birch Trees (published in the original as Der Russe ist einer, der Birken liebt, in 2012) caused quite a stir. The program began with […]

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DEH Freshers’ Orientation, Fall 2018

The orientation program for the newly admitted students of Department of English and Humanities was held on the 29th of October at ULAB campus A auditorium premises. The orientation program featured a general overview of the department including introduction to the faculty, undergrad curriculum and club activities. The Dean of the School of Arts and […]

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Preserving (Hi)stories: A Talk by Dr. Shashanka Sinha at DEH

On November 1, 2018, the Department of English & Humanities at ULAB invited Dr. Shashanka S. Sinha, Head of the Routledge India Originals (RIO) to a talk titled “Preserving (Hi)stories.” It was an engaging session based on preserving historical monuments in India. Dr. Sinha’s focus was different from typical historical assessments of such relics; he […]

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