Poet Shahabuddin Nagari

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Shahabuddin Nagari (Bengali: শাহাবুদ্দীন নাগরী) is a modern poet of Bangladesh, who appeared in the 1970s and gained pre-eminence as a lyricist. According to famous literary critic Abdul Mannan Syed, "Shahabuddin Nagari is one of those few powerful poets of 1970s whose mastery of mixing romanticism with instinct is amazing. He is a versatile littérateur who walks all literary circuits. As of 2011, he has published more than fifty titles to his credit. Nagari is most noted for his songs and works for the children. He is a senior bureaucrat of the government of Bangladesh. In 1971, he actively participated in the liberation...

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Golden Silence

Clarence Michael James Stanislaus Dennis

A word out of season
Of vapid unreason
May seem mere political twaddle at best;
But this thing needs abatement
If, with each wild statement
It mean's that a cool quarter million's gone West...

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Hermann Hesse

Hermann Hesse was a German-Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. In 1946, he received the Nobel Prize in Literature. His best-known works include Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game (also known as Magister Ludi), each of which explores an individual's search...

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