Sadgati
Sadgati (The Deliverance) is a 1981 Hindi film, primarily made for TV, by Satyajit Ray, based on a short story of same name by Munshi Premchand.
The film is a vicious indictment of the Indian cas...
Abha Dawesar
Abha Dawesar (born January 1, 1974, in New Delhi, India) is an Indian novelist writing in English. Dawesar is a Harvard graduate who was awarded a New York Foundation of the Arts fiction fellowship. S...
Surendra Verma
Surendra Verma (born September 7, 1941) is a leading Hindi litterateur and playwright. He started out as a playwright, when his play Surya Ki Antim Kiran Se Surya Ki Pahli Kiran Tak (From sunset to su...
Dhruba Hazarika
Dhruba Hazarika (Assamese: ধ্ৰুৱ হাজৰিকা) (born 1956) is an Indian novelist who writes in English and hails from Assam. He is the author of A Bow String Winter. He lives in Guwahati.
He grew up in...
Hari Singh Gour
Hari Singh Gour (26 November 1870 – 25 December 1949), also known as Sir Hari Singh Gour and Dr. Hari Singh Gour, was a distinguished lawyer, jurist, educationist, social reformer, poet, and novelist....
Kalki Krishnamurthy
Kalki (Tamil: கல்கி) was the pen name of R. Krishnamurthy (9 September 1899 – 5 December 1954), a noted Tamil freedom fighter, social crusader, novelist, short story writer, journalist, humorist, ...
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Kiran Nagarkar
Kiran Nagarkar (born 1942) is an Indian novelist, playwright, film and drama critic and screenwriter both in Marathi and English, and is one of the most significant writers of postcolonial India.Among...
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Sethu (writer)
A. Sethumadhavan (born 5 June 1942), popularly known as Sethu, is a Malayalam fiction writer. He has published more than 30 books. He won the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award in 2007 for the work Adayalan...
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Jaywant Dalvi
Jaywant Dalvi (1925 (or 1924) - 1994) was a prominent contemporary Marathi writer in Maharashtra, India, originally from Arawali (Dist. Ratnagiri, Tal. Vengurle) in Maharashtra.He worked as an assista...
Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar
Vishnu Sakharam Khandekar (Devanagari: विष्णु सखाराम खांडेकर) (11 January 1898 – 2 September 1976) (V. S. Sakharam Khandekar) was an eminent Marathi writer from Maharashtra, India. He was the first Ma...
Pushpa Thangadorai
Sri Venugopal (Tamil: ஸ்ரீ வேணுகோபால்) (1931 - November 10, 2013) was a Tamil language author of religious pilgrimage travelogues, who also wrote fiction under the name Pushpa Thangadorai (Tamil&#...
Sonia Faleiro
Sonia Faleiro, (born in Goa, India) is an Indian reporter and writer. She grew up in New Delhi where she studied history at St. Stephen's College, and received her master's degree from the University ...
Dharamvir Bharati
Dr. Dharamvir Bharati (धर्मवीर भारती) (25 December 1926 – 4 September 1997) was a renowned Hindi poet, author, playwright and a social thinker of India. He was the Chief-Editor of the popular Hindi we...
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Sandilyan
Sandilyan or Chandilyan (Tamil: சாண்டில்யன்) is the Pen name of Bhashyam Iyengar, a noted Tamil writer of historical fiction. He is known for his historical romance and adventure novels, often se...
Sri Lal Sukla
Shrilal Shukla (31 December 1925 – 28 October 2011) was a Hindi writer, notable for his satire. He worked as a Provincial Civil Services (PCS) officer for the state government of Uttar Pradesh, later ...
Richard Crasta
Richard Crasta (Konkani: रीचर्ड क्रास्ता (Devanagari); born 1952) is an Indian American writer and novelist, with a strong Indian identity in his writings. He is the author of the comic novel The ...
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Subha (writers)
Subha (Tamil: சுபா) is the pen name used by the writing partnership of D. Suresh and A.N. Balakrishnan, who write Tamil detective novels.
The two friends began co-authoring stories when they w...
Pathummayude Aadu
Pathummayude Aadu (Pathumma's Goat; 1959) is a humorous novel by Vaikom Muhammad Basheer. The characters of the novel are members of his family and the action takes place at his home in Thalayolaparam...
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Akilan
Akilan (Tamil: அகிலன்) was a Tamil author noted for his realistic and creative writing style. Akilan was a freedom fighter, novelist, short-story writer, journalist, satirist, travel writer, playw...
Rabindra Guha
Rabindra Guha [ রবীন্দ্র গুহ ] (born 25 October 1934) is a Bengali poet of the Hungry generation movement in literature who subsequently started the Neem Sahitya Andolan with Mrinal Banik and Biman Ch...
Indra Sinha
Indra Sinha (born in 1950 in Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India) is a British writer of English and Indian descent. "Animal's People", his most recent novel, was shortlisted for the 2007 Man Booker ...
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