Tahmima Anam

Tahmima Anam appears in the following:

Forbidden Love, an Arranged Marriage and Paleontology

Thursday, July 07, 2016

In "Bones of Grace," a Bengali paleontologist struggles to reconcile her romance with an American man with her arranged marriage in Bangladesh.


In A Girls-Only World, A Land Of Brainy Beauty

Friday, October 14, 2011

I first came across Sultana's Dream while doing research for a novel set in Bangladesh. I had traveled to Dhaka, the capital city, and stumbled on the Liberation War museum, where my visit coincided with an exhibition on the story.

I became fascinated by the life of its author, Rokeya ...


Tahmima Anam's Novel The Good Muslim

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Bangladeshi novelist Tahmima Anam discusses second novel, The Good Muslim. It tells the story about the rise of Islamic radicalism in Bangladesh, seen through the intimate lens of a family, set at a time when religious fundamentalism is on the rise.

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A Novel About Bangladesh’s War for Independence

Thursday, January 17, 2008

Tahmima Anam’s debut novel, A Golden Age, is about a woman who becomes embroiled in Bangladesh’s 1971 war for independence.

Event: Tahmima Anam will be in conversation with her editor
Thursday, January 17 at 7 pm
McNally Robinson
52 Prince Street (between Lafayette and Mulberry Streets)