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Launch of the novel ‘The Whirlwind” in Chennai. From L-R:  Veteran writer Es Po, Poet VIS Jayapalan, Publisher V. Mohanakrishnan, Author Ayathurai Santhan, Poet Indran

Writer A. Santhan

Aiyathurai Santhan (pronounced Saanthan) is a writer both in English and Tamil.

His short stories in English had been acclaimed by Lankan and Indian critics for their subtlety and innovative structure. He writes on contemporary personal and public issues. He had won several awards including the English literary award of the Sahitya Mandalaya.


Launch of a Tamil Book on World Literature. ‘Ullankaiyil Ulaga Ilakkiyam’in Chennai. Author Ayathurai Santhan (3rd from L) with the fellow writers from Tamil Nadu and the publisher Kannan (2nd from L)

This year he missed the Graetian Award but had to be content with his work considered for short-listing.

Last month one of his books in English and one in Tamil were launched in Chennai. He is an author of few books.

Pictures of the two events are published here.

KSS

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