Biblio - The SPS Literature Fest 2018
Nishant Upadhyay is a, 23 year old, emerging poet who has been writing relentlessly. He started writing at the young age of 11 and his career began with being published in Magazines like Bal Bhaskar and Champak. He started writing for local newspapers in his hometown and became the head editor of school magazine at the age of 14!
The sudden rise in his career came when he won The Great Indian Film and Literature Festival's national poetry competiton. He was awarded by Jawed Akhtar Sahab among 600 participants from all over the India.
He has performed on various stages in Delhi, Raipur, Indore and Bhopal. He has collaborated with Nawazuddin Siddiqui's team on a short film and has shared the stage with likes of Piyush Mishra, Shaqil Azmi and Ravinder Singh. He has been writing and reciting in Hindi, English and Urdu for years and is known for his fiery recitations and bold choice of words.