Abul Hussain

Abul Hussain (15 August 1922 – 29 June 2014)[1] was a Bangladeshi poet.[2] He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 1980 and Bangla Academy Literary Award in 1963.[3][4]

Abul Hussain
আবুল হোসেন
Born(1922-08-15)15 August 1922
Died29 June 2014(2014-06-29) (aged 91)
Dhaka, Bangladesh
EducationMA (economics)
Alma materCalcutta University
Awardsfull list

Early life and careerEdit

Hussain's first poetry book published in 1940. He has over 30 books including Birosh Shonglap (1969) and Hawa Tomarkee Dushahosh (1982). He obtained a Master's in Economics from Calcutta University and served as the editor of the Rabindra Parishad of Presidency College.[5][6][7]

Literary worksEdit

PoemsEdit

  • Naba-Basanta
  • Birash Sanglap (1969)
  • Duswapna Theke Duswapne (1985)
  • Haoa Tomar Kee Dussahos (1982)
  • Ekhono Somoy Ache (1997)
  • Aar Kisher Opekkha (2000)
  • Kaler Khatae (2008)

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Eminent poet Abul Hossain dies". Dhaka Tribune. 30 June 2014. Retrieved 11 January 2017.
  2. ^ Hussain, Farah (29 August 2015). "My Father Abul Hussain". The Daily Star. Retrieved 11 January 2018.
  3. ^ একুশে পদকপ্রাপ্ত সুধীবৃন্দ [Ekushey Padak winners list] (in Bengali). Government of Bangladesh. Retrieved 23 August 2017.
  4. ^ পুরস্কারপ্রাপ্তদের তালিকা [Winners list] (in Bengali). Bangla Academy. Retrieved 23 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Poet Abul Hussain passes away". The Daily Star. 1 July 2014.
  6. ^ Abul Hussain : Kobir Portrait by Junan Nashit, Mizan Publishers, 38/4 Banglabazar(2nd Floor), Dhaka-1100. ISBN 978984861439-6
  7. ^ Naba Basanter Kotha : E kee Naujoan Gari re!an article by Rahman Henry, Abul Hussain : Kobir Portrait by Junan Nashit, Mizan Publishers, 38/4 Banglabazar(2nd Floor), Dhaka-1100. ISBN 978984861439-6, pp. 240-242.