Department of Anthropology

Aniruddhan Vasudevan Receives Sahitya Akademi's Translation Award

Wed, April 26, 2017
Aniruddhan Vasudevan Receives Sahitya Akademi's Translation Award

Graduate student Ani Vasudevan has received the Sahitya Akademi's Translation Award for his English translation of Perumal Murugan's Tamil novel Madhorubagan under the title One Part Woman (Penguin Books, 2014).

The Sahitya Akademi, India’s National Academy of Letters, is the central institution for literary dialogue, publication and promotion in the country. They annually award outstanding translations in twenty-four recognised languages. Vasudevan’s translation was selected for the award by a three-member jury.

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