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Dhaka Dust

Poems

by Dilruba Ahmed

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Published by Graywolf Press in Minneapolis, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDilruba Ahmed
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3601.H574 D48 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 95 p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25071658M
ISBN 101555975895
ISBN 109781555975890
LC Control Number2011923188

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. It is a fact that Dhaka’s air quality is one of the worst in the world, with the World Health Organization’s list ranking the city as the third worst in the world in terms of air pollution. Along with traffic, dust pollution in the air stands as the bane of existence for millions of Dhaka .

Ranging across Europe and America to the streets of Bangladesh, the sharp-edged poems in Dhaka Dust are culled from a rich mélange of languages, people, and poetic attitudes. Through lyric and narrative poems, Dilruba Ahmed's keen observations on birth, motherhood, and death offer a unique way into the beckoning world. Books > Fiction & Literature; Share - Dhaka Dust by Dilruba Ahmed (, Paperback) Dhaka Dust by Dilruba Ahmed (, Paperback) Be the first to write a review.

Dilruba Ahmed's first poetry collection Dhaka Dust, won the Bakeless Prize awarded by the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference (Graywolf Press, ). In her poem she writes about the Bangladeshi American experience in the United States and also in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The book was selected by Education: University of Pittsburgh, Warren Wilson College. With the advent of winter, smog has started to engulf the sky of Dhaka. Dust from the ongoing development projects, black smoke from vehicles and other sources have been polluting Dhaka’s air in.


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Dilruba Ahmed is the author of Bring Now the Angels (University of Pittsburgh Press, forthcoming ) and Dhaka Dust (Graywolf, ) which won the Bakeless Literary Prize for poetry awarded by the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. Her poetry has appeared in Blackbird, Cream City Review.

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