Author of the article

Madhav is a writer and translator. He writes for several reasons, the most important perhaps being his wish to stay actively engaged with the world around him. His essays, poems, and translations have appeared or are forthcoming in publications including The Hindu, EKL Review, Autumn Sky Poetry Daily, Another Chicago Magazine, Kyoto Journal, Metamorphoses, and Modern Poetry in Translation. He is the author of The Pollen Waits on Tiptoe, a book of his English translations of selected poems by D. R. Bendre, Kannada’s foremost lyric poet.