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BBC News - 14 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad: Colossus of Indian theatre dies at 81
' Girish Karnad has passed away at the age of 81', read a message on my phone from an old acquaintance on Monday morning. His death had been announced to the world like a palace guard who would casually inform the arrival or departure of a character ...
The Economist - 12 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad was one of India’s foremost storytellers
SIRSI, A sleepy town in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, was infamous for its power cuts. With little else to do, a favourite pastime of its denizens was to ...
Telegraph India - 17 Jun 2019 The death of Girish Karnad is an irreparable loss
Sir — India has lost one of the most eminent personalities with the death of Girish Karnad. One cannot forget his film, Nishant, which advocated the dismantling ...
Livemint - 13 Jun 2019 The untold story of Girish Karnad
Bengaluru: Girish Karnad did not create a spectacle out of his death. He had scripted it that way. There were no politicians with wreaths, no state funeral, ...
Firstpost - 17 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad's filmography in Kannada cinema demonstrates his penchant for layered social commentary
Even a hundred years later, Girish Karnad's plays and films will teach many important lessons to viewers on the things that went wrong in the 20th century.
Deccan Herald - 15 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad, the tempest
About 14 years ago, I had phoned Girish Karnad to invite him to be the chief guest at my rural school. He refused, saying that he was busy, and that I should ...
Economic Times - 15 Jun 2019 Articulate, erudite, a true intellectual, an old friend: Shabana Azmi remembers Girish Karnad
Karnad didnt fancy himself as an actor and rued that it would damage his reputation as a playwright.
India Today - 12 Jun 2019 Many myths, one man: Girish Karnad
As actor, playwright, administrator and activist, Girish Karnad straddled diverse genres with ease.
Telegraph India - 13 Jun 2019 Ashoke Vishwanathan's tribute to Girish Karnad
Agile political thinker, humane soul and profoundly creative artiste — Girish Karnad was all this and more.
Times of India - 16 Jun 2019 Shabana Azmi pays tributes to Girish Karnad: Farewell my friend
It was a collaboration that started with Shyam Benegal's 'Nishant' and now 44 years later, Shabana Azmi remembers theatre and film veteran Girish Karnad as a ...
The Hindu - 10 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad: life in pictures
Veteran playwright, actor, filmmaker, theatre personality Girish Karnad passed away at his residence in Bengaluru on June 10, 2019.
Deccan Herald - 10 Jun 2019 In pictures: Remembering the life and times of Girish Karnad
Girish Raghunath Karnad (19 May 1938 - 10 June 2019), is a prominent Indian actor, film director, Kannada writer, playwright and a Rhodes Scholar, who ...
The Boston Globe - 14 Jun 2019 Indian theater and film personality Girish Karnad dies at 81
Girish Karnad, a top Indian playwright, actor, and director and a rights activist, died Monday after a prolonged illness. He was 81.
ThePrint - 16 Jun 2019 In Manthan, Girish Karnad showed why change matters through the Amul story
Playwright, director and actor, Girish Karnad passed away this week, at 81. His body of work as a filmmaker and actor helped mould the Indian parallel cinema ...
The Hindu - 10 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad’s long connection to Malayalam
Even before he acted in two Malayalam flicks, his works had many admirers in the State.
Times of India - 15 Jun 2019 ‘Umbartha’ director recalls making of the film, working with Girish Karnad
Pune: When Jabbar Patel made Umbartha in the early 1980s with Smita Patil and Girish Karnad as leads, he did not quite expect the reaction he would ge.
The Hindu - 10 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad: Any play of any period has to become relevant and contemporary
An unpublished interview with Girish Karnad from 2018, on the sidelines of his published play Rakshasa Tangadi.
Times of India - 13 Jun 2019 Raghu Karnad remembers father Girish Karnad in this heartfelt note; read it here
Late actor Girish Karnad's son, journalist Raghu Karnad paints the picture of his "appa" as a man who was "gently bubbling with bits of history, legen.
Down To Earth Magazine - 05 Jun 2019 Girish Karnad: A not very subtle environmental message
Noted theatre and cinema auteur Girish Karnad died June 10, 2019 morning; here's looking back at his film Cheluvi.
Firstpost - 12 Jun 2019 Prakash Raj on how Girish Karnad encouraged dissent: His works, written in the 60s, are still alive and relevant
Over the past few years, Girish Karnad and Prakash Raj bonded over their ideology, especially after their friend Gauri Lankesh was gunned down.