Taslima Nasrin in conversation with Salil Tripathi

 

The struggles against the rising tide of fundamentalism and anger formed the background to Taslima Nasrin’s powerful new book. Nasrin, an eminent writer and secular humanist, has been living in exile since 1994. In a session characterised by her customary forthright fearlessness, she records a writer’s life within an environment that cannot comprehend her thirst for freedom. In conversation with human right activist Salil Tripathi.