Shahida Rahman. She is an author, writer and publisher, born and raised in Cambridge. Her first historical novel, Lascar was published in 2012. She is the co-founder and Director of a print-on-demand book publishing company, Perfect Publishers. Shahida has a number of published articles and is currently writing her second novel.
Dr Nazneen Ahmed. She is currently working as Research Assistant on the Oxford Diasporas Programme project "Religious faith, space and Diasporic Communities in East London, 1880-present." Her D. Phil. in English Literature from Wadham College, Oxford, examined the cultural development of Bangladeshi secular nationalism through literature and cultural production from 1947-1971.
Brick Lane Circle's third annual conference on the STORY OF BANGLADESH & BANGLADESHI PEOPLE, AT HOME AND IN THE DIASPORA
Saturday 27 April 2013
Rich Mix Centre, East London, UK