Day: December 5, 2017

Based in Bangladesh and Brooklyn, Novel Reveals How Different Generations Experience Diaspora

  “Brooklyn and Bangladesh both alternate between feeling like a homeland or being completely alienating,” says Tanwi Nandini Islam, in an interview about her novel Bright Lines. This feeling of liminality is familiar for anyone who has called two places home. It may be especially familiar to the large immigrant population in Brooklyn, or the …