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'Isn't life but memories': Perumal Murugan speaks for translations as Eru Veyyil is re-released as Rising Heat after 30 years  

Eru Veyyil made major critics and readers take note of a young voice who wrote about a farming family and what they undergo after the government acquires their land for a housing project. 

Published on 8th August 2020
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Rising Heat, English translation of Perumal Murugan's debut Tamil novel, Eru Veyyil, all set to hit stands on July 6

Tamil writer Perumal Murugan's debut novel, Eru Veyyil (1991) is set to be translated in English, publishers Penguin Random House India announced on Friday.

Published on 19th June 2020

2019 JCB Prize for Literature: Perumal Murugan makes it to the shortlist second time in a row

While Roshan Ali and Madhuri Vijay are debut authors, eminent Tamil novelist Perumal Murugan has made it to the shortlist second time in a row. 

Published on 5th October 2019
JCB Prize for Literature Longlist 2019

Perumal Murugan, Paul Zacharia and Rajkamal Jha's novels make it to JCB Prize for Literature longlist 2019

The jury will announce the shortlist of five titles on October 4. The winner will be announced at the awards dinner on November 2.

Published on 5th September 2019
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Back to life: Perumal Murugan re-emerges days before award

An interaction with Perumal Murugan, days before the Sahitya Akademi award for the English translation of his controversial novel, Maadhorubaagan.

Published on 19th April 2017

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