Meyebela, My Bengali Girlhood is a autobiographical book by Bangladeshi doctor, turned feminist writer Taslima Nasrin. Amar Meye Bela By Taslima Nasreen. 7/18/ 5 Comments. Picture. Name: UTOL HAWA Writer:TASLIMA NASREEN Language: BANGLA File type: PDF. world whose autobiography, the two-volume Amar Meyebela (‘My Girlhood’, Bengali bhadralok tradition–that of the educated Bengali middle.

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Meyebela: My Bengali Girlhood

Published June 1st by Steerforth first published Meyebela, My Bengali Girlhood is a autobiographical book by Bangladeshi mryebela, turned feminist writer Taslima Nasrin. Preview — Meyebela by Taslima Nasrin.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Her growing awareness of the class discriminations, gender disparities, and growing religious orthodoxy and intolerance in her bengai and her rural village parallel the broader social and cultural upheaval emerging in the new nation, and foreshadow the growth of a feminist dissident courageous enough to defy the fundamentalist Muslim clerics.

She came and spoke to us about her book and her experiences. She has depicted the situation of people in East Bengal at her time. Lists with This Book. Situation of poor men and women servants has been well written. Although throughout her girlhood Nasrin is characterized as being shy, she grows out of it by unbashfully coming out about the inner sufferings people in her society are too ashamed to divulge.

May 05, Shibangi Roy rated it really liked it. Mar 03, Suram Pathiraja rated it it was amazing. Dec 05, Sams is currently reading it. Women meeybela not treated as human beings. It requires a lot of courage to disclose your personal life like this. Dec 07, Shalini Sharma rated it it was amazing.

I looked up some of her interviews on youtube and it makes me angry, because it seems like the reporters are verbally attacking her and not allowing her to speak. Sep 12, Kiersten rated it liked it. I finished reading this book just as the first reports of the destruction left I thought this book was very well done. I think a second reading would have a more powerful impact because you would be more aware of the connections through time and relations.


Apr 21, Valerie rated it liked it. Nasrin has in this and in her other books written about women rights in Bangladesh: I felt so much hate and disappointment towards her; I don’t blame her for despising them.

Amar Meyebela ( আমার মেয়েবেলা ) – Taslima Nasrin | Free Download Bangla PDF e Book

I think she has lost her relationship with many of her family members because she has spoken out about how she has felt as a child growing up. I wish the book was more organized so it flowed fluidly. She started publishing prose in the early s, and produced three collections of essays and four novels before the publication of her novel Lajja Bengali: It saddens me to see how Bangladesh and radical Islamic fundamentalist have meyebel her from stating her opinions what what really happened to her.

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Sep 10, Sarah rated it really liked it Shelves: I had an instant connection with the title because of the use of the language, ammar drew me closer. Pen portraits of Her Doctor father, her simple mother, her brothers, mama, servants, religious teachers, people gathered for a festival of Eid are nice to read.

I read the book before she came, and was in awe of her when we met. Taslima Nasrin’s Autobiography 1.

Meyebela: My Bengali Girlhood by Taslima Nasrin

To ask other readers questions about Meyebelaplease sign up. A book that shook me to my very core. Other books in the series. The book has bengalii banned in Bangladesh because “its contents might hurt the existing social system and religious sentiments of the people.


Early in her literary career, she wrote mainly poetry, and published half a dozen collections of poetry between and bngali, often with female oppression as a theme. Retrieved from ” https: This controversial yet bold book leaves a strong impression on the reader’s mind. Because it seemed so choppy, othertimes I wasn’t sure if a character was new or previously mentioned. Refresh and try again.

Her mama was sad that a bull was sacrificed for Eid festival so as her Mama did not touch the meal with meat, her mother also did not eat the meal. We grow up and we just start accepting things.

It will change one’s perception of a society or a religion. Everyone and especially my Bengali friends. Jan 09, Prashanti Debi rated it liked it. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Oct 18, Ganesh rated it liked it. Anirban Mukherjee rated it really liked it Aug 13, Without questioning and confronting religious issues, there will never be any resolution. It’s best to think the way a child thinks.

This was a very exciting book.

You can read more about their work in Bangladesh and find out how to make a contribution here: Likewise, her descriptions of Bangladeshi food and evenings spent languishing on rooftops left me anxious to go visit again soon. Early in her literary career, she wrote mainly poetry, and published half a dozen collections of poetry between Taslima Nasrin Bengali: At first it seems like a war-time story but you soon find out it’s not mryebela to just ajar time frame.