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Yatindra Mishra is a celebrated Poet, Author and Music and Cinema Scholar. He
has four collections of Hindi poetry to his credit- Yada-Kada, Ayodhya Tatha
Anya Kavitayein, Dyorhi Par Aalaap and Vibhas. He has also written about the
life and work of Thumri singer Girija Devi, danseuse Sonal Mansingh and Shehnai
maestro Bismillah Khan. Translation of his writings Girija, Ayodhya series of
poems, Vibhas, Yaar Julahey & Meelon Se Din have been well received. He has
also translated the 12th century Lingayat mystic poet Akka Mahadevi's poems
titled Bhairavi. A book about hundred years of Hindi Cinema which deals with
the authentic analysis of the musical journey of cinema titled 'Humsafar'. He is
the editor of a cultural gazetteer of Faizabad titled 'Shahernama Faizabad'.
Recipient of many awards for his literary contributions, including Bharatiya
Janapitha fellowship, Raza Foundation Award, Bharat Bhushan Agarwal
Smriti Puraskar, Bharteeya Bhasha Parishad Yuva Puraskar and H.K. Trivedi
Smriti Yuva Patrakarita Puraskar among others.
His latest book 'Lata : Sur-Gatha' won 6 awards in a year, including the prestigious
64th National Film Award-2016 for Best Writing on Cinema (Swarna Kamal),
MAMI Mumbai Film Festival Award for Best Writing on Cinema, Mumbai, 2016-
17, Dwarka Prasad Agarwal Bhaskar Yuva Puraskar, Maharana Mewar Award,
Shamsher Samman and Spandan Lalit Kala Samman. The book Lata : Sur-
Gatha was also felicitated by the prestigious Award for Excellence in Book
Production 2017 given by the Federation of the Indian Publishers to the
publisher Vani Prakashan. He is currently working on a book on eminent lyricist Gulzar Saheb. Editor of
National Sangeet Natak Akademy, New Delhi's journal 'Sangana'.