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Ponniyin Selvan – an inquiry into Kalki’s historical fiction

Pride in one’s heritage, an attempt to understand the past, and the determination to enable a better future -- these are perhaps the most vital sources of energy in Kalki R Krishnamurthy (1899-1954), an iconic novelist and a pioneer of modem Tamil literature and journalism.

2022-11-28T22:04:07-05:00November 28, 2022|

A soiree of words as PC Ramakrishna reads a chapter from the translation

I spent a whole year doing nothing but translating the 900-page biography of the iconic Tamil writer Kalki Krishnamurthy into English. My friends ask me, “Why did you get into this back-breaking project?”

2021-11-25T20:34:05-05:00November 25, 2021|

Historian Dr. Chithra Madhavan Discusses Historical Characters in Kalki’s Ponniyin Selvan

Irresistible. That’s the only word to describe any talk by Chithra Madhavan. She combines in-depth research, profound scholarship, and her own innate passion for the subject.

2021-10-26T08:39:16-04:00October 26, 2021|

Professor AR Venkatachalapathy Speaks about Kalki’s Biography by Sunda – MRM Sundaram

Today, there is a great, I would say, indispensable need for fearless voices in the world of writing & literature. We need the critical voices of writers & public intellectuals - raised in support, defense & dissent.

2021-10-06T20:34:12-04:00October 6, 2021|
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