The first quarter of the present century saw the rise of modem Kannada in journalism, translations, and adaptations. ... finely express the thoughts and emotions of a drunkard in rustic language which has, at the same time, larger significance and power. ... There are other excellent short story writers like Ananda, Anandakanda, Krsna Kumara and A N. Krsnarao. ... The essay in all its types, chiefly the personal essay, is flourishing in modern Kannada, as in the work of A. N. Murtirao.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of literature|
|Author||:||Joseph Twadell Shipley|