POETRY: Pratibha Jeyachandran, 'The Full Moon will Shine in Village after Village', 'Dream-teller'
Mathivannan, 'In the Middle of Town', 'What is Possible', Strokes of Gentle Sympathy'
Indiran, 'Wall-posters', 'The City of Burning Slums', 'River'
P. Mathiazhagan, 'The Strategy of Pawns', 'Manhunt'
N.D. Rajkumar, 'My Son Wants Me to Buy Him a Toy Car', 'You, My Demon Who Delights in Dancing', 'One Day Long Ago, When the Dying Howl', 'If Anyone Other than Our Own People'
Ravikumar, 'Pond, Where...', 'You, Friend of My Childhood', ' Have You Heard the Rain Crying?'
Kapilan, 'Rickshaw Pedalling for Fifteen Years', 'If I Go as Helper in a Construction Job', 'Born to Who-knows!'
A. Vincent Raj, 'Clutching the End of Saree'
Thai Kandasamy, 'A Lesson in Action and Reaction', 'Conflict in Friendship', 'A Possibility'
S. Sukirtharani, 'Portrait of My Village', 'Debt', 'A Faint Smell of Meat', My Body'
Ku. Umadevi, 'Nirvana's End', 'She Who has Absorbed the Ways', 'Those Who are Protecting this Country'
Thenmozhi, 'Urn', 'Till Just before Committing that Murder', 'Refusal to Return'
Yaazhan Athi, 'Missing', 'Resurrection', He-Goat's Whiskers and Cut-throat Sickle'
Bharathi Nivethan, 'Sensing the Senses', The Rats have Guts', 'The Lone Woman's Speech'
Bama, 'The Scent of Mother'
Anonymous, 'Christmas at Keelvenmani'
FICTION-SHORT STORIES: Imayam, 'The Binding Vow'
Azhakiya Periyavan, 'Eardrum'
J.B. Chanakya, 'Force of Gravity'
Bama, 'This Man'
Thenmozhi, 'Paychi Tree'
Cho. Dharuman, 'Wetness'
Ve. Venkatachalam, 'The Haunted'
Ravikumar, 'Knowing the Truth'
Sudhakar Kaththak, 'Portrait'
FICTION, EXCERPTS FROM NOVELS: Cho. Dharuman, 'Koogai—White and Bright'
DRAMA: K.A. Gunasekaran, 'Touch'
Jeeva, 'A Village Lullaby'
AUTOBIOGRAPHY/ BIOGRAPHY: Rettamalai Srinivasan, 'A Brief History of My Life'
L. Elayaperumal, 'The Flames of Summer'
Veerammal, 'Ideological Difference with Periyar'
K.A. Gunasekaran, 'Scar'
Anbu Ponnoviam, 'Pe. Ma. Maduraipillai'
ARCHIVES: Iyothee Thass, 'An Argument Against Conversion', 'A Unique Petition'
Rettamalai Srinivasan, 'Against Conducting ICS Exams in India'
M.C. Rajah, 'Note Submitted to Indian Central Committee'
T.P. Kamalanathan, 'Dalit Leaders' Work in the Field of Education'
SPEECHES: Swami Sahajananda, 'Reform Educational Policy'
Meenambal Sivaraj, 'Woman's Advancement is Man's Freedom'
Thol Thirumavalavan, 'Land Rights'
K. Krishnaswamy, 'May the Intoxication of the Film World Clear'
ARTICLES: Raj Gauthaman, 'Dalit Protest Culture: The First Stage'
Athiyaman, 'Arundhiyars: Problems of Language, Race and Caste Identity'
P. Sivakami, 'Land: Woman's Breath and Speech'
Indiran, 'Search for Self in an Urban Jungle: Notes on Contemporary Art'
G. Chandrasekaran and K.T. Gandhirajan, 'Heritage—Outlines of a Past'
Stalin Rajangam, 'Dalit Identity: Shades of Approval'
Thenmozhi, 'Power that Transcends: Physical Body—Societal Body—Dalit Body
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