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Jayakanthan's stories as they first appeared
Popular Tamil writer Jayakanthan, winner of both Sahitya Akademi and Jnanapith award, is again on the spotlight.
Jayakanthan ~ Icon of Tamil Literature
The idols in Jayakanthan's novels and short stories are not sophisticated and classy, but they are downgraded people such as rickshaw-pullers, prostitutes and cooly workers.
Changing cities
PRAPANCHAN is the pseudonym of writer Sarangapani Vaithilingam. His first collection of short stories in Tamil was released in 1961. Since then, he has been a prolific writer with 250 short stories, 14 Kurunavalgal, 10 novels and 300 essays to his credit.
Cloud over Jayakanthan's 'last letter' to Vairamuthu
Ordinary people, remarkable stories
And that's why my all time favourite hero is Jayakanthan's beggar, in the story Naan Irukkiraen. The beggar's body has been ravaged by Hansen's disease. He has no companion except his thoughts, and yet what happy thoughts they are!

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