The BRAC Bank Reading Café members gathered for an enlightening discussion on eminent author Faruq Mayeenuddin's 'Shera Dosh Golpo', a collection of his selected short stories. The author also graced the gathering with his presence, adding depth to the conversation.
At a discussion on September 21, 2023, the participants enthusiastically discussed Mayeenuddin's unique writing style, distinctive diction, intricate story structures, compelling characterization, and profound themes prevalent in his stories. Their analysis of his work provided a multifaceted insight into the depth of his literary contributions.
Author Faruq Mayeenuddin also took the opportunity to share his journey as an author. He reflected on the evolution of his writing over the years, the challenges he faced, and the moments of epiphany that have shaped his narratives.
Expressing his gratitude to Reading Café members, Faruq Mayeenuddin stated: "It's truly inspiring to witness banking professionals, amidst their bustling schedules, carve out the time to engage in such vibrant and spirited literary discussions. It speaks volumes about their passion for literature and the transcendental power of stories."
The session culminated with a question-and-answer segment, allowing members to interact directly with Mayeenuddin, seeking clarifications and diving deeper into the creative process behind his stories.
Looking ahead, BRAC Bank Reading Café has announced their reading selection for next month – diving into poetry with 'Jibananda Das' 100 Poems'.