Taslima Nasreen

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a feminist, author and poet.

VOICES

 |   10-minute read

Taslima Nasreen: What my Ajanta-Ellora experience taught me

Faced with restrictions and living in exile, acclaimed author of Lajja asks if she has no country, no land to call her own.

Taslima Nasreen
@taslimanasreen

ART & CULTURE

 |   8-minute read

Truth is, Islam isn't compatible with democracy

[Book extract] Without allowing criticism of Islam, it will be difficult for Muslim countries to separate the State and religion.

Taslima Nasreen
@taslimanasreen

POLITICS

 |   2-minute read

Why I blame Sheikh Hasina for Niloy Neel's death

The Bangladesh government has done nothing to save these important and urgent voices of reason.

Taslima Nasreen
@taslimanasreen

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Taslima Nasreen on eating beef and Pakistan's role in Nepal earthquake

It's only when disaster strikes that we humans are reminded of our frailties.

Taslima Nasreen
@taslimanasreen

LIFE

 |   4-minute read

What if men had menstrual cycles?

Men would have celebrated their stains and exhibited with considerable pride the sanitary pads that bore the signs of their power.

Taslima Nasreen
@taslimanasreen