Dadapeer Jyman is a Kannada poet and storyteller. He has been a participant in ‘Kavya Sanje, an evening of poetry’. He holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics from Karnataka University, Dharwad and currently works as a teacher. Many of his poems and stories have been published in magazines and newspapers. Recently, he received the ‘Sangaata Katha Prize- 2019’ from Sangaata, a prominent Kannada literature magazine. Theatre, history, music, and mathematics are his other interests.