Yashodhara Mishra

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Yashodhara Mishra
Yashodhara Mishra.JPG
Born 1951
Sambalpur
Nationality India

Dr. Yashodhara Mishra (born 1951) is a well known Odia writer. She is a professor of English who has published poems, several collections of short stories and novels. She was a fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

Life

Mishra was born in Sambalpur in 1951. She is a poet and a professor of English who has published several collections of short stories and novels. She has worked in the Odia language, Hindi and English.[1]

Mishra has garnered a number of awards including the Katha Prize Story award.[2] One source says she received the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1990.[2]

She is a fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study where her research includes rituals and gender and the Women of Orissa.[3]

References

  1. ^ Yashodhara Mishra, SamanvayIndianLangiagesFestival, Retrieved 11 July 2017.
  2. ^ a b Meenakshi Sharma; Geeta Dharmarajan (1997). Katha Prize Stories. Katha. pp. 204–. ISBN 978-81-85586-52-6. 
  3. ^ Yashodhara Mishra, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Retrieved 11 July 2017.

External links

  • "Odisha Sahitya Akademi". odishasahityaakademi.org. Retrieved 11 July 2017. 


Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Yashodhara_Mishra&oldid=842767334"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yashodhara_Mishra
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Yashodhara Mishra"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA