Bangladeshi actor, director and writer Afzal Hossain is coming to Ekushey Boi Mela 2019 with two of his new books.
The two books are -‘19 Nombor Kobita Mokam’, a poetry book, and ‘Shaban Makha Rod’, a story book.The author informed that his poetry book includes more than 50 poems while his story book comprises of 14 of his published and unpublished stories focusing on different contemporary subjects. To mark the launching of the books at the book fair, a get-together programme will be held on the premises of Chhayanaut at Dhanmondi area in the capital today at 3 pm.
Earlier, the actor-turned-writer also authored some other books which include ‘Kono Jonaki E Andhakar Chenena’ (a poetry book) ‘Kothai Kothai Rat’ (an essay compilation), ‘Jahangir Badshar Ghora’ (a story book) etc.
Afzal started his acting career in theatrical productions in the mid-1970s. Later on, he was enlisted as an actor of BTV and acted in dramas produced by BTV. He also starred in three movies including box office hit Dui Jibon, Notun Bou and Palabi Kothay.