Minaxi Datta is the daughter of legendary Bangla poet-writer-novelist-teacher Buddhadev Basu.
Buddhadev Basu taught in the US in Pennsylvania College for women in Pittsburg, Indiana University in Indiana and Illinois’ Wesleyan University. He also taught comparative literature in Kolkata at the Jadavpur University.
Buddhadev Basu’s Birth Centenary is being celebrated in India on Sunday, the 30th of November.
In an interview with Voice of America, Buddhadev Basu’s daughter Minaxi Datta spoke about her father. Ms. Datta lives in New York with her family.