Yashodhara Mishra is an Odia writer. A professor of English, she has published poems, several collections of short stories and novels. A proud alumna of Ravenshaw College and Utkal University, writing in her mother tongue is her forte. She was a fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study. She has worked in Odia, Hindi and English. Mishra has garnered a number of awards including the Katha Prize Story award. She is a fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study where her research includes rituals and gender and the Women of Orissa. She won the Sahitya Akademi Award for Odia in 2020 for her book, Samudrakula Ghara.
March 13, 2022 ● 5.10 PM
Her Story Her Words Yashodhara Mishra and Sanghamitra Mishra on writings on women, writing as women. In conversation with Hiranmayee Mishra Session in Odia