Chandrashekhar Patil is a famous Kannada writer, dramatist and critic. He is a prominent personality in the state of Karnataka, thanks to his unique talent and power packed plays, and his efforts to bring the Kannada language to prominence.
Famous literary authors, poets from Karnataka
Get to know the famous personalities from the literary field in Karnataka. Our state has famous authors, poets in Kannada and English language.
Masti Venkatesha Iyengar – The Famous Kannada Writer
Masti Iyengar was an alumnus of the National School of Drama, where he served as Director in his later years. He was the fourth of seven Kannadigas to have won the Jnanpith Award.
The Renowned Writer and Rebel – Aa.Na.Kru
A.N. Krishna Rao, who was more popularly known as Aa.Na.Kru. He started his career as an editor of magazines in Kannada like Vishva Vani and Katha Manjari.