Vaidehi

Vaidehi, a well-known woman writer in Kannada, is the recipient of the Karnataka State Sahitya Akademi award as well as the prestigious Daana Chintamani Attimabbe State award, Katha Prize, and Kendra Sahitya Akademi award. Her novella Temple Fair was included in the volume Five Novellas by WomenWriters (OUP 2008).