Khaleda Adib Chowdhury

Khaleda Adib Chowdhury (c. 1937 – 28 May 2008) was a Bangladeshi writer.[1] She was the recipient of 1993 Bangla Academy Literary Award.[2]

Khaleda Adib Chowdhury
খালেদা আদিব চৌধুরী
Bornc. 1937
Died28 May 2008(2008-05-28) (aged 70–71)
NationalityBangladeshi
Awardsfull list

Early life and careerEdit

Chowdhury was born in 1937. She served as a government officer, teacher, journalist and later, a writer. She published over 42 books.[1]

WorksEdit

  • Amar Deho Amar Haat (1978)
  • Pantho Tomar Bhalobasha (1983)
  • Tomar Onongo (1986)
  • Duhaate Andhar Kete (1993)
  • Hae Badhon Lotar Kadon (1995)
  • Premer Kobita (1998)
  • Nirob Narsisus Obhimaan Aache Bedonae, Poems (2001)[1]

AwardsEdit

  • Bangla Academy Literary Award (1993)
  • Alaol Literature Award
  • Poet Jashim Uddin Parsiahd Literature Award
  • Bangladesh Lekhika Shongho Award
  • Agrani Bank Shishu Shahitto Award
  • M Nurul Kader Foundation Shahitto Award
  • Dhaka Mahila Club Podok
  • Ushi Shahitto Award (Comilla)[1]

Personal lifeEdit

Chowdhury was married to Anwarul Haq. Together they had three children – Sangita, Tanvirul Huq Probal and Shumona.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e Mohsena Reza Shopna (2009-05-30). "Remembering a litterateur". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2018-01-30.
  2. ^ পুরস্কারপ্রাপ্তদের তালিকা [Winners list] (in Bengali). Bangla Academy. Retrieved 23 August 2017.