Professor Shiv K. Kumar

Professor Shiv K. Kumar (1921-2017), poet, playwright, novelist, and short story writer, published twelve collections of poems, five novels, two collections of short stories, a play, a translation of Faiz Ahmed Faiz, and many books of literary criticism. He received such honours as Padma Bhushan, Sahitya Akademi Award and a Fellowship of the Royal Society of Literature (London).