Tuesday, June 2, 2009

In loving memory of DebKumar basu

Famous Debu Da' passed away at the age of 79

Deb Kumar Basu, passed away on february 24, 2007 in Puri, Orrissa, at the age of 79. He was Hon. Secretary and treasurer of All India PEN, WestBengal since 1992. He became a member of PEN WestBengal in 1977.

He was a Publisher, editor, and a great organiser of literary events. A generous publisher, shelter and an institution for the new writers and young generation.

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with love and regards

A book on DebKumar Basu
below the the hard cover photo of the book

Under the guidance of Sunil Gangopadhya

The editors were :

Dr. Jagannath Ghosh

Sandip Datta

Ranjan Gupta

Shyamal Purkyastha

Shibdas Basak

published by :

Sudhangshu Sekhar Dey

Dey’s Publishing

13 bankim Chatterjee Street. Kolkata – 73

The content of the book is flooded by 211 poets, artists and intellectuals. Everyone has written their own account - how they came in touch of Debkumar Basu, and how they felt and reacted.

Total pages 374.

Price Rs. 300/

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