Bengali writers
This article provides an alphabetical list of Bengali language authors. For a chronological list, see List of Bengali language authors.
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Satyendranath Dutta
Satyendranath Dutta (also spelt as Satyendranath Datta or Satyendra Nath Dutta) (Bengali: সত্যেন্দ্রনাথ দত্ত) (1882-1922), a Bengali poet, is considered the wizard of rhymes (or ছন্দের যাদুকর - ch...
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Bibhutibhushan Mukhopadhyay
Bibhutibhushan Mukhopadhyay (October 24, 1894 – July 29, 1987) was a renowned Bengali author. He was born in Darbhanga, Bihar, India.
Bibhutibhushan Mukhopadhyay was born on 24 October 1894 in Pa...
Ismail Hossain Siraji
Syed Ismail Hossain Siraji (Bengali: ইসমাঈল হোসেন সিরাজী) (1880–1931) was a Bengali writer and poet. He was born in Sirajganj in East Bengal (now in Bangladesh). He added the suffix Shiraji in ho...
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Binoy Majumdar
Binoy Majumdar (Bengali: বিনয় মজুমদার) (17 September 1934 - 11 December 2006) was a Bengali poet. Binoy received the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award in 2005.
Late Binoy Majumdar was born in...
Shahriyar Kabir
Shahriyar Kabir (Bengali: শাহরিয়ার কবীর) is a Bangladeshi Author and a famous journalist. He has been writing fictional books for children for decades.
Shahriyar is a human rights activist. H...
Akshay Kumar Datta
Akshay Kumar Datta (also spelt Akshay Kumar Dutta) (Bengali: অক্ষয় কুমার দত্ত) (15 July 1820 – 18 May 1886) was born in Chupi in Bardhaman. Son of Pitamber Dutta, he was one of the initiators of ...
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Michael Madhusudan Dutt
Michael Madhusudan Dutt, or Michael Madhusudan Dutta (Bengali: মাইকেল মধুসূদন দত্ত ( Maikel Modhushudôn Dôtto ); 25 January 1824 – 29 June 1873) was a popular 19th-century Bengali...
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Tushar Kanti Ghosh
Tushar Kanti Ghosh (Bengali: তুষার কান্তি ঘোষ) was a very prominent Bengali author and journalist who penned several novels and short stories. He was closely associated with Amrita Bazar Patrika ...
Iffat Ara
Shamsun Nahar Iffat Ara (Bengali: (ইফ্‌ফাত আরা), known as Iffat Ara, is a writer, social activist and literary organizer of Bangladesh. Her literary career began in late 1950s when she started to ...
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Hasnat Abdul Hye
Hasnat Abdul Hye (born 1939) is a Bangladesi writer and novelist. He received the national award Ekushey Padak for his contribution to literature in 1994. His novel Sultan was nominated for the Irish ...
Kamini Roy
Kamini Roy (Bengali: কামিনী রায়) (12 October 1864 - 27 September 1933) was a leading Bengali poet, social worker and feminist in British India . She was the first woman honours graduate in Briti...
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Haridas Bhattacharya
Haridas Bhattacharyya (1891–1956) was a Bengali Indian philosopher, author and educationist, known for his works on comparative religion.
He was born in an orthodox Brahmin family on November 7, 1...
Bharatchandra Ray
Bharatchandra Ray (Bengali: ভারতচন্দ্র রায়; 1712–1760) was an 18th-century Bengali and Sanskrit poet and song composer. He is mostly known for his poetic work, Annadamangal or Annapurnamangal. H...
Kazi Abdul Wadud
Kazi Abdul Odud(26 April 1894 - 19 May 1970) was a Bangladeshi essayist, prominent critic, dramatist and biographer. He was born into a lower-middle-class family, in larger Faridpur (present) Rajbari,...
Abu Ishaque
Abu Bashar Mohammad Ishaque (Bengali: আবু ইসহাক, Ābu Isahāka), (1926–2003) was a renowned modern Bangladeshi author and a famous novelist.
Abu Ishaque ali was born in the village Shirangol of ...
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Mir Mosharraf Hossain
Mir Mosharraf Hossain (Bengali: মীর মশাররফ হোসেন;(1847–1912) was a Bengali language novelist, playwright and essayist in 19th century Bengal. He is principally known for his famous novel Bishad Si...
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Golam Mostofa (poet)
Golam Mostofa (Bengali: গোলাম মোস্তফা) (1897- 13 October 1964) was a Bangladeshi writer and writer and poet.
Born in 1897, in the village of Monoharpur in Shailkupa thana, Jessore district (no...
Pratap Chatterjee
Pratap Chatterjee (b. Birmingham, United Kingdom) is an Indian/Sri Lankan investigative journalist and progressive author. He is a British citizen and grew up in India, although he lived in California...
Syed Emdad Ali
Syed Emdad Ali (Bengali: সৈয়দ এমদাদ আলী) (1880–1956), was a Bangladeshi poet and writer. He was born in Munshiganj District, Bengal, now in Bangladesh.
He worked for many departments. Was the...
Shahidul Zahir
Shaheedul Jahir, also spelt Shahidul Zahir, (Bengali: শহিদুল জহির) (11 September 1953  – 23 March 2008) was an eminent post-modernist fictionist of Bangladesh. He wrote both short ...
Shahid Akhand
Shahid Akhand (Bengali: শহীদ আখন্দ), (1935), an author of Bengali literature, living in Bangladesh, is a famous novelist. He has been blind for a few years. He has 3 daughters and 1 son. All of t...
Kabir Chowdhury
Kabir Chowdhury (Bengali: কবীর চৌধুরী; 9 February 1923 – 13 December 2011) was a well-known academic, essayist, materialist, translator, cultural worker, civil society activist and a pioneer in th...
Rashid Haider
Rashid Haider is a Bangladeshi author and novelist. He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 2014 by the Government of Bangladesh.
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Nabaneeta Dev Sen
Nabaneeta Dev Sen (Bengali: নবনীতা দেবসেন; Nôbonita Deb Sen) (born 13 January 1938) is an award-winning Indian poet, novelist and academic.
Nabaneeta Dev Sen was born in Kolkata, to the poet-c...
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