B. M. Suhara

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B. M. Suhara
Born (1952-10-11) October 11, 1952 (age 65)[citation needed]
Thikkodi, Kozhikode district, Kerala
Occupation Fiction writer
Nationality Indian
Genre Short story and novel
Subject Social issues in Malabar Muslim Community
Literary movement Realism
Notable awards Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award for lifelong contribution

B. M. Suhara (Malayalam: ബി. എം. സുഹ്റ) is a Malayalam writer from Kerala state, South India. She was born in Thikkodi, Kozhikode district.[1]

Awards[edit]

  • 1992 – Lalithambika Antharjanam Memorial Special Award for outstanding creative talent in the field of Malayalam fiction and short story.[citation needed]
  • 2004 – K. Balakrishanan Smaraka Award for total contribution to Malayalam Literature[2]
  • 2006 – Unnimoy Memorial Award for total contribution to Malayalam Literature[3]
  • 2008 – Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award for total contribution to Malayalam Literature[4]

Published works[edit]

Year Title Publisher
1990 Kinavu P.K. Brothers, Calicut
1991 Mozhi Current Books, Thrissur
1994 Iruttu D.C. Books, Kottayam
1997 Nilaavu D.C. Books, Kottayam
1999 Nizhal Sahithya Pravarthaka Co-Operative Society, Kottayam
2007 Aakaasa Bhoomikaludey Thaakkol D.C. Books, Kottayam

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World from a writer's plane". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 2 October 2009. Retrieved 26 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Honour for B.M. Suhara". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 28 June 2004. Retrieved 26 January 2010. 
  3. ^ "Unnimoyi Smaraka prize for B.M. Suhara". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 13 September 2006. Retrieved 26 January 2010. 
  4. ^ "Sahitya Akademi fellowships". Chennai, India: The Hindu. 22 May 2009. Retrieved 26 January 2010. 

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