Abul Hussain

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Abul Hussain
Native name
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

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]

Early life and career[edit]

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 works[edit]

Poems[edit]

  • 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)

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eminent poet Abul Hossain dies". Dhaka Tribune. 30 June 2014. Retrieved 11 January 2017.
  2. ^ Hussain, Farah (2015-08-29). "My Father Abul Hussain". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2018-01-11.
  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.