N. Yohendranathan

We are delighted to welcome N. Yohendranathan to the 2017 Fairway Galle Literary Festival.

N. Yohendranathan is the author of Neenthikkadantha Nerupaaru’, shortlisted for the Fairway National Literary Award (2016) in the Tamil Language.

He lives in Neervely, Jaffna and is the author of several short stories, novels, street plays and radio and stage dramas.

His short stories have won the C.T.R (Canada) Prize and the Manna Tamil Union Prize.

He is also the recipient of the ‘Annar Thamil Chemmozhi’ Conference Chiththy Leppai Memorial Award (2010).