Rajendra Yadav

Rajendra Yadav (1929-2013) was one of the most significant Hindi writers, having published nearly 25 books of fiction and literary criticism. Together with Kamleshwar and Mohan Rakesh, he was responsible for the Nayi Kahani (new story) movement in Hindi. Many of his works have been turned into successful art films. He revived the journal Hans in Hindi which was originally published by the legendary Premchand.