Masti Venkatesha Iyengar – Baduku Baraha
Author : S.R. Vijayashankar
The book is a complete biographical and literary study of Masti Venkatesh Iyengar, an eminent Kannada writer, Jnanpith laureate, Sahitya Akademi’s fellow and award winner. He was the pioneer of short story genre in Kannada. He wrote during 1910 to 1986. He published nearly 130 books in Kannada in different genres fiction, poetry, non-fictional prose, plays and also some books in English on popular culture of Karnataka etc.