The Other Side of the River
Censorship, diversity and culture in writing
Perumal Murugan (with Ram Sarangan as translator)
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Perumal Murugan is a well-known Tamil novelist, short story writer and poet. Three of his novels have been translated into English. Seasons of the Palm, which was shortlisted for the prestigious Kiriyama Prize in 2005, Current Show, and One Part Woman. He has received awards from the Government of Tamil Nadu as well as from Katha Books.