Mahfuzul, Social Entrepreneur and Adjunct Professor– but really this article is about Bengali Food

I met Mahfuzul when I was visiting Stony Brook the year after I graduated (2009). He was a new freshman at the time and I was working as a political and community organizer. I remember the first thing I said to him was that he had very presidential hair. Over the years his hair has… Read More Mahfuzul, Social Entrepreneur and Adjunct Professor– but really this article is about Bengali Food

Jhal NYC

Mahfuzul Islam A small woman, who looked like my mother, came up to our stand with her child. The child started playing with the lanterns on our table. She asked us how old we are. “Everyone is under the age of 24. We’re all cousins.” “How long do you have him working out here?”, pointing at… Read More Jhal NYC