The man of letters
UGC Emeritus Professor (1- 5-1998 to 30- 4- 2000)
Former Head, Department of Telugu
Former Dean, School of Humanities, University of Hyderabad.
GVS was born in Audipudi Village, Prakasam District on 1st September 1935.
Widely recognised as Literary Critic, Researcher, Teacher and a Writer.
He is the most talented Poet, Novelist, Playwright, Lyricist, Columnist & Actor.
Highly Specialised in :
Literary Theory and Studies in Rasa
Evolution of Literary History
Puranas and Ethihasas
Navya Sampradaya Theory
He is the most talented Orator and Artist and an able Administrator. Above all he is the most acknowledged devotee of Satya Sai Baba. He is the most blessed one and has a plethora of Grace from Bhagawan Sri Sri Sri Satya Sai Baba.
G V S bagged a number of awards from Sahitya Akademi, Central Sahitya Akademi,
Government of A P, Telugu University, Vasavi Art Theater, Sri Tyagaraya Ganasabha
and many literary associations. He has edited a good number of text books
and published them with critical introductions.
written by GVS are
1 .Vira Rasamu
2.Tirupati Venkata Kavula Kavya Samiksha
3.Markandeya Purana as Source of Telugu Kavyas
6.Pillalamarri Pinavirabhadra Kavi.
8.Rama Katha:Sai Sudha:
10.Andhra Sahitya Vimarsa-Angla Prabhavam
13.Sahitya Charitralo Charchaniyansamu
16.Viswanatha Navya Sampradayam
19. GVS Navalalu - Kathalu
20. GVS Peetikalu
23. Navayuga Ratnalu
24. Andhra Mahabharatam - Amritatva Sadhanam
27. 20 Satabdi Viswa Sahitya Vimarsa
28. Srinathuni Kavitha Sahityam Vibhavamu
29. Purana Vangmayamu
30. Thirupati Venkatesa Kavula Kavitha Vaibhavamu
31.Telugu Pustaka Prachurana: Samasyalu
32.Sahity Ethihas-Rachana aur sarachana
33.GVS Sahitya Samalochana
34 Andhra Puranamu - A Critical Evolution
Dr. GVS established the G V S Sahiti Kalapeetam, an institute devoted to the cause of literature and arts.
He also instituted the G V S Sahiti Puraskaram ( G V S Literary Award) an annual Literary Award of Rs. 10,000/- for the best literary critic/personality in Telugu
do learned people say about this learned man:
says "Dr.G.V.Subrahmanyam is the doyen of modern Telugu Criticism"
says "Prof.GVS Subrahmanyam is one of the foremost critics of classical
as well as modern literature. "
Dr.P Nagaraj describes him as a leading critic with intrinsic internal vision
W.Chandrakanth says Dr.G V S is a critic without 'isms'.
Dr. G V S is busy rewriting, compiling and editing Kavitrayas's MAHA BHARATH
for TTD Devasthanam. It is the magnum opus of his literary journey. Already
three books(parvas) are published by TTD. They are available in TTD book stalls.
more information :
Prof. G V Subrahamanyam
Sri Vani 1-8-702/105, Nallakunta,
Hyderabad 500 044.
Phone: 040 -27633275
This page is created by Telugu Bhakti Pges in acknowledgemt of Dr.GVS's marathon work to Telugu Literarture and Criticism