(Bosco Arts & Science College Angadikadavu, Kerala) – Bangalore, Jul. 17. Malayalam Short Story writer and a Past Pupil of Don Bosco Arts & Science College Angadikadavu, Kerala, Abin Joseph, has been selected for this year’s Kendra Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar. Abin’s short story collection, ”Kalliassery Thesis”, won the prestigious award. ”Kalliassery Thesis” is a collection of eight short stories. The award consists of 50,000 in cash and a plaque.
Abin completed Master’s Degree in Journalism and Communication from Don Bosco College Angadikadavu in 2013. Since then, he has worked in the mainstream print media. He is a recipient of several awards in this short span of writing; Kerala Sahitya Akademi Githahiran Endowment, Uroob Award, Kolkata Malayali Samajam Endowment, Kannur University Kadhapuraskaram, Kalakaumudhi Puraskaram are some among them. Kendra Sahitya Akademy Yuva Puraskar is the icing on the cake.
Source: Don Bosco India