The Fourth River

Dilruba Ahmed’s Book Debut

By on July 11, 2011

Congratulations to Dilruba Ahmed, whose debut book Dhaka Dust is now available from Graywolf Press. Dhaka Dust was also awarded the 2010 Bakeless Prize for Poetry, selected by Arthur Sze.

Ahmed’s has three achingly beautiful poems in Issue 8: “Fugue of New Motherhood,” “Amateur’s Guide to Divination,” and “Dhaka Bazaar before Departure.”

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