Pushpita Alam

Pushpita Alam is the managing editor of Bengal Lights Books and in charge of the Dhaka Translation Center, both based at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh. While relatively new to the field of literary translation, Alam’s non-fiction translations have been published in several newspapers and magazines in Bangladesh. She is currently translating a novel as part of the Center’s Library of Bangladesh series.

Collections edited by Pushpita Alam

The Book of Dhaka

Stories taken from the bustling, chaotic city of Dhaka by ten talented writers. At their core, these stories are of quintessential human relationships and motivations that would have resonance in virtually any part of the world.