world whose autobiography, the two-volume Amar Meyebela (‘My Girlhood’, English, like Arundhati Roy in The God of Small Things, or their. Amar Meye Bela By Taslima Nasreen. 7/18/ 5 Comments. Picture. Name: UTOL HAWA Writer:TASLIMA NASREEN Language: BANGLA File type: PDF. The Bengali title Amar Meyebela was translated in English as Meyebela, My Bengali Childhood: A Memoir of Growing up Female in a Muslim World The.

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Taslima opens her eyes to her past life. Some of her books are banned in Bangladesh. Rajesh Dey rated it did not like it Jun 20, How it all was and the way I used to think about about everything.

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Her story should be required reading in high schools around the country. The only clues to this seemed to be At first it seems like a war-time story but you soon find out it’s not limited to just this time frame. The sad truth is that a lot of meeyebela submissive customs are norms and submissiveness is expected from females.

Inn up changes us so much Retrieved from ” https: Jul 12, Shahidul Nahid rated it it was amazing.

Dec 07, Shalini Sharma rated it it was amazing. No trivia or quizzes yet.


This was a very exciting book. I had an instant connection with the title because of the use of the language, which drew me closer. I didn’t mind this too much because you could never know how and when the story was going to progress.

Likewise, her descriptions of Bangladeshi food and evenings spent languishing on rooftops left me anxious to go visit again soon. I was supposed meyebea stay home to learn how to cook, to clean. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Since fleeing Bangladesh inshe has lived in many countries, and lives in United States as of July They are taught for centuries that they are slaves of men.

Hardcoverpages. It is worth reading autobiography. It saddens me to see how Bangladesh and meysbela Islamic fundamentalist have banned her from stating her opinions what what really happened to her.

Because of her thoughts and ideas she has on banned, blacklisted and banished from Bengal, both from Bangladesh and West Bengal part of India.

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 treated them, and I remembered when I was raped.

Aug 20, Swarnali rated it it was amazing. I read the book before she came, and was in awe of her when we met.


Our friends in Bangladesh report that Save the Children is on the ground and doing good work. She successfully expressed her feeling against senseless religious practices, against male dominating society. The book has been banned in Bangladesh because “its contents might hurt the existing social system and religious sentiments of the people. I thought this book was very well done. This page was last edited on 16 Januaryat Anindya Bera rated it did not like it May 17, Books by Taslima Nasrin.

She came and spoke to us about her book and her experiences. I think a englisj reading would have a more powerful neglish because you would be more aware of the connections through time and relations.

Sep 12, Kiersten rated it liked it. Nasrin has written 40 books in Bengali, which includes poetry, essays, novels and autobiography series.

Meyebela: My Bengali Girlhood

Truly a remarkable woman. Lists with This Book. While reading, many times I even despised the Bengali traditions. Her works have been translated in thirty different languages. Thanks for telling us about the problem.