Learning Kodava Takk: A Personal Story

Recorded on 24th February 2021

Bacharanianda Ranu Appanna is a retired lecturer and writer, with a deep knowledge of Kodava language and culture. She was part of the expert Advisory Committee that worked on the Karnataka Kodava Sahithya Academy’s publication, Welcome to Kodava Thakk, which was published in 2022. She is the author of several books in Kodava takk, and has worked in close collaboration with her husband, Bacharanianda P Appanna, on all his published works in the Kodava language.