'Jivatallo' Konkani translation of Kanavi's poetry collection by Melvyn Rodrigues released


Media Release

Mangaluru, Aug 28: 'Jeevadhwani' collection of poems by renowned Kannada poet Chennaveera Kanavi is now available in its Konkani translation. Renowned Konkani poet and Sahitya Akademi awardee Melvyn Rodrigues, has translated this book. The book titled as 'Jivatallo' has been published by Sahitya Akademi.

Chennaveera Kanavi had won the Sahitya Akademi award for this book 'Jeevadhwani' in 1981. He is popularly known as 'Soujanyada Kavi' and 'Samanvayada Kavi'. He has published 20 poetry collections, besides other prose literature.

Melvyn Rodrigues has won the Sahitya Akademi award for his poetry collection 'Prakriticho Paas' in 2011. He has published 17 books, most of them are poetry collections and anthologies. Earlier, he had translated Yashwant Chittala's Kannada short stories 'Katheyadalu Hudugi' and K S Narasimhaswamy's poetry collection 'Tereda Bagilu' into Konkani for Sahitya Akademi. Besides, he has translated Arundhati Roy's essays into Konkani for magazines.

Melvyn is the founder of Kavita Trust, which works for the promotion of Konkani poetry.

 

 

 

 

  

Top Stories


Leave a Comment

Title: 'Jivatallo' Konkani translation of Kanavi's poetry collection by Melvyn Rodrigues released



You have 2000 characters left.

Disclaimer:

Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.


Security Validation

Enter the characters in the image