Monthly Archives: January 2013

Deepak Majumdar, globe trotter poet and one of the founder members of Krittibas magazine

Deepak Majumdar was one of the founder members of Krittibas magazine. In fact it was he, and not Sunil Gangopadhyay, who had an idea of starting an avant garde poetry  magazine in order to depart from the then prevailing Bengali … Continue reading

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Ananda Bagchi, who supported the movement

Poet Ananda Bagchi was one of the founders of ‘Krittibas’ magazine. At a time during the Sixties when writers like Shankha Ghosh, Debesh Roy, Amitabha Dasgupta etc were scared to support the Hungryalist movement, and refused to become defense witness … Continue reading

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Binoy Majumdar : Why he left Hungryalist movement

Poet Binoy Majumdar was one of the original members of the movement. Three of his famous poems were published in Hungryalist bulletins. After exhortations by Sunil Gangopadhyay to Shakti Chattopadhyay and Sandipan Chattopadhyay to leave the Hungryalist movement,  the Chattopadhyay … Continue reading

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Kolkata Little Magazine Library & Research Centre where Hungryalist papers are archived

The Kolkata Little Magazine Library & Research Centre has an archive wherein original manifesto, bulletins, periodicals issued during the movement have been preserved. Those who are working on the movement may get access to the documents after paying requisite fees. … Continue reading

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