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Published: 18 February 2016

296 Pages


ISBN: 9780199464678

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Uprooting the Pumpkin

Selections from Sri Lankan Tamil Literature, 1950-2012

Edited by Chelva Kanaganayakam

  • Around 40 poems, 15 short stories, and 1 play by the best-known authors from Sri Lanka
  • Well-known translators: Lakshmi Holmström, Padma Narayanan, Aloysius Jayaraj Cangaratna, et al.
  • Covers more than seven decades of Tamil literature
  • Chelva Kanaganayakam was an eminent litterateur and scholar
  • Comprehensive introduction

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