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us: Karnad, Girish Raghunath, 1938-

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    • us: Girīś Kārnāḍ, 1938-
    • us: Girīśa Kārnāḍa, 1938-
    • us: Girīśa Raghunātha Kārnāḍa, 1938-
    • us: Girish Karnad, 1938-
    • us: Girish Raghunath Karnad, 1938-
    • us: Kārnāḍ, Girīś, 1938-
    • us: Karnad, Girish, 1938-
    • us: Kārnāḍa, Girīśa, 1938-
    • us: Kārnāḍa, Girīśa Raghunātha, 1938-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        Matheran, India
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Kannada literature
          (lcsh) English literature
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Authors, Kannada
              (lcsh) Authors, English
                (lcsh) Dramatists
            • Sources

              • found: Internet movie database, Dec. 14, 2000 (Girish Karnad, b. May 19, 1938; actor, director, writer)
              • found: Girīś Kārnāḍ, 2002: t.p. (Girīś Kārnāḍ) t.p. verso (Girish Karnad)
              • found: Tabbaliyu nīnāde magane, 2007: title frames (Girīś Kārnāḍ)
              • found: Wikipedia, WWW site viewed on November 25, 2013: (Girish Raghunath Karnad, born on 19th May, 1938 at Matheran, India, a contemporary writer, playwright, screenwriter, actor and movie director in Kannada language, earned his Bachelors of Arts degree in Mathematics and Statistics, from Karnatak Arts College, Dharwad (Karnataka University), in 1958, went to England and studied Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Lincoln and Magdalen colleges in Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar, 1960-63, worked with Oxford University Press from 1963-70, served as visiting professor and fulbright playwright-in-residence at University of Chicago during 1987-88, served as director of the Nehru Centre and as Minister of Culture, in the Indian High Commission, London, 2000-2003, also served as director of the Film and Television Institute of India (1974-1975) and chairman of the Sangeet Natak Akademi, the National Academy of the Performing Arts, 1988-93) {}
            • LC Classification

              • PL4659.K33
              • PR9499.3.K288
            • Change Notes

              • 1982-01-07: new
              • 2013-11-25: revised
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