Photo Essay | War without end1 min read . Updated: 15 Mar 2013, 05:24 PM IST
Raghu Rai's latest book, documenting the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War, resonates with the country's current political situation
Photographer Raghu Rai’s latest book, Bangladesh: The Price of Freedom, arrives at an interesting juncture. Based on his work as a photojournalist covering the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War (the negatives, presumed lost, were discovered recently), the book comes at a time when Bangladesh’s young liberals have, for over a month now, been gathering in thousands at the Shahbag square in the capital Dhaka, wanting to reorient themselves with the country’s history and negotiate a better future.
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