Kalpna Singh-Chitnis is the author of Bare Soul (winner of the 2017 Naji Naaman Literary Award for Poetry) and three collections of poems in Hindi. She received the prestigious Bihar Rajbhasha Award given by the government of Bihar, India, for her first poetry collection, Chand Ka Paivand (Patch of moon), in 1987, and the title of Bihar Shri (Jewel of Bihar) in 1988. She is also the recipient of 2014 Rajiv Gandhi Global Excellence Award for her contributions to literature and cinema. Kalpna’s poetry has been widely published and translated into many languages.
May 2, 2018 |
Kedarnath Singh / Courtesy of Kalpna Singh-Chitnis Editor’s note: Three of Kedarnath Singh’s poems, translated into English by Kalpna Singh-Chitnis, appeared on the WLT blo...