|Alma mater||University of Dhaka|
|Relatives||Shawkat Osman (father)|
Yeafesh Osman (brother)
|Awards||Bangla Academy Literary Award (1973)|
Early life and educationEdit
Osman was born on 18 March 1940 at his maternal house at Jhamatia in Howrah. He is the eldest son of Shawkat Osman and Saleha Osman. His brother Yeafesh Osman is the incumbent minister of Ministry of Science and Technology.
Osman's paternal house is situated at Sabalsinghapur in Hooghly. His family moved to Chittagong in 1950. After completing school and college life from there he got admitted into University of Dhaka. He was a student of the sociology department of the institution.
Osman was appointed as a lecturer of the art related sociology at East Pakistan College of Arts and Crafts in 1966. His first book is Kanama which was published in 1967. It was a teen novel. He worked in Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra in 1971.
Awards and recognitionEdit
- "বুলবন ওসমানের সাক্ষাৎকার: কলকাতায় একবার বাঙালি মুসলিমরা হামলা করেছিল বাবাকে". bdnews24.com (in Bengali). 9 June 2017. Retrieved 14 February 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "কথাশিল্পী শওকত ওসমানের মৃত্যুবার্ষিকী আজ". Janakantha (in Bengali). 13 March 2019. Archived from the original on 13 February 2020. Retrieved 14 February 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "বাংলা একাডেমি সাহিত্য পুরস্কার". Bangla Academy (in Bengali). Archived from the original on 14 August 2019. Retrieved 26 November 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)