*SINGH,  Kanwar Dinesh  (India)

KANWAR DINESH SINGH  has his doctorate in English literature from Himachal Pradesh University (India).. He has several publications in English and Hindi to his credit. In English, he has published ten collections of his poems:

 Reveries Incessant (1993),

Implosions (1996),

Asides (1996),

Thinking Aloud (1999),

The Theophany (1999),

House Arrest (2000),

Deuce: Haiku Poems (2001; in collaboration with Patricia Prime of New Zealand),

The Flow of Soul (2002),

Rainbows, Moonbows and Fog (2002), and

Scintillations: The Junctures of Satori (2003) .


In Hindi, he has published two volumes of poems:

Put-bhed (2003) and

Kuhra Dhanush (2006).

Singh is the recipient of the SAHITYA AKADEMI AWARD from the Government of Himachal Pradesh for his poetry book HOUSE ARREST (Kolkata: Writers Workshop,2000), and the ACHARYA MAHAVIR PRASAD DWIVEDI SAMMAN for his book of Hindi poems entitled PUT-BHED (Delhi: Sanjay Prakashan,2003).

His poems, reviews and articles have also appeared in several leading newspapers, journals and magazines viz. Indian Express, The Hindustan Times, National Herald, The Tribune, Femina, Sun, The Rashtriya Sahara, Amar Ujala, Dainik Bhasker, Dainik Jagaran, New Quest, Poetry Today, Journal of Indian Writing in English, Poet, Poetcrit, Continuum, The Quest, Indo-Asian Literature, Indian Book Chronicle, Art and Poetry Today, Heaven, Metverse Muse, Urdu Alive, The Brain Wave, Bridge-in-Making, Canopy, Cyber Literature, Kafla, World Poetry, Wanderlust, Litcrit India and hyphen among many others.

His collection of critical essays and papers has appeared under the title - NEW EXPLORATIONS IN INDIAN ENGLISH POETRY (2003), besides a book of critical survey of Indian Women's Poetry under the title:

FEMINISM & POSTFEMINISM: The Context of Modern Indian
Women Poets Writing in English (2004).

Currently, Singh teaches English in a College and
edits LITCRIT INDIA- a journal of creative and
critical writing in English, and HYPHEN- a monthly of
contemporary thought and human values.

Contact: kanwardineshsingh@yahoo.co.in;