NASRIN, Taslima. Pakistani, b. 1962. Genres: Adult non-fiction. Career: Writer, 1975-. Health Complex, Mymensingh, Bangladesh, medical officer, 1986-89, S.S.M.C. and Mitford Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh, medical officer, 1990-92, Dhaka Medical College Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh, medical officer, 1993. Publications: Sikorey Bipul Khuda (title means: Hunger in Roots), 1986; Nirbasito Bahirey Antorey (title means: Banished Without and Within), 1989; Amar Kichujae Ase Na (title means: I Couldn't Care Less), 1990; Atoley Antorin (title means: Captive in the Abyss), 1991; Nirbachito Column (title means: Selected Columns), 1991; Balikar Gollachut, 1992; Nosto Meyer Nosto Godyo (title means: Rotten Proses of a Rotten Girl), 1992; Fera (title means: Return), 1993; Lajja (novel; title means: Shame), 1993, trans. by T. Gupta, 1994; Choto Choto Dukkho Katha (title means: Little Little Sad Story), 1994; Dukhoboti Meve (title means: Sad Girls), 1994; The Game in Reverse (poetry), 1996. Address: c/o George Braziller Publishers, 171 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10016, U.S.A.