Sabrina Rubin is generally a modernist Bangladeshi poet

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Sabrina Rubin is generally a modernist Bangladeshi poet


Nurul Hoque


Sabrina Rubin is generally a modernist Bangladeshi poet. She is also a prolific poet and her poems are of outstanding intellectual quality.

Incidents of everyday life can be found in much of her poetry but in a very symbolic and complicated way. She frequently experiments with form and content in English always. She often approaches surrealism and expressionism in her works. She uses the imagery of varied urban motifs and infrequently rural motifs like moon, sun, sky, lush greenery, clouds and other natural wonders in her poetry. Her poetry shows a considerable degree of social awareness and a sense of satire.

Sabrina Rubin was born in Jessore district that came into existence with the natural siltation process of the Ganges river. On the map drawn by Ptolemy, Rubin’s birthplace finds proximity with the ancestral home of Rabindranath Tagore and sonneteer Michael Madhusudan Dutta. Thus, poetry came to her as a gift of nature. She is gifted with versatility and lofty intellectual calibre that enabled her to compose passionate and enthralling poems. In her professional life she is a reputed physician as well as an enormously influential woman with huge charismatic zeal. She is quite accomplished in the domain of art and literature.

Poet Sabrina, is always mindful of being indebted for Allah`s bounties, big and small, and articulates his or her feelings at every step to express gratitude. This feeling of constant gratitude has a very significant bearing on everyone`s deeds. This is because a grateful servant finds great happiness in doing the deeds that are pleasing to his or her Benefactor. Sabrina Rubin is a popular for the handling of unusual, whimsical and innovative imagery in his creations. Her poetry has superbly documented pains, agonies, weal and woe of human beings. Her poems are distinguished for their highly expressive and communicative, poignant and symbolic traits.

She is today a role model to all her fellow writers having authored of multiple writings. She has won several awards during her ten-year writing career from the Russia, Italy, Palestine, Peru, Kazakhstan, India and Bangladesh. Currently she is created a biggest impact in literature after earning of won various Inter national award for peace through literature of such stature from three gigantic liter ary institutions from Russia, Palestine and India, combined with Indian Government’s ‘Gujarat Sahitya Akademi’ during India’s 74th Independence Day, to honour 350 poets and writers from 80 countries. This is the first time two world popular literary entities have merged to identify national and inter national talents. The best of prominent world poets and writers were selected for the awards. The Founder of Motivational Strips, Shiju H. Pallithazheth has applauded Sabrina for bringing pride to Bangladesh by making a mark in global Literature. The Chairman of ‘Gujarat Sahi tya Akademi’ Dr. Vishnu Pandya states, ‘this moment will remain historic in world literature.’

At early days Sabrina achieved most prestigious peace award from her own country for creating words to protect environment, from Buriganga Foundation. Very same year, she was recently honoured with the most distinguished His Excellency Yasser Arafat Peace Award for 2019 by the Palestine Centre of the International PEN, Palestine for her zealous contribution to the world peace and harmony through the tool of resistance literature.