AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Sithuraj Ponraj

Sithuraj Ponraj

Singapore

Sithuraj Ponraj’s Kaatraai Kadanthai and Maariligal, won the 2016 Singapore Literature Prize for Tamil fiction and the Merit prize for Tamil poetry respectively. An English translation of Maariligal will appear in early 2017. Conversant in several languages, Sithuraj has translated works in Tamil, French and Spanish to English.  At present, he is working on translation a selection of Latin American Spanish poetry to Tamil. He is also finishing a work in English, The Body in Women’s Poetry in Tamil.

Sithuraj Ponraj is featured in the following SWF event(s):

Aram: An Intercultural Dialogue

5 Nov, Sun 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Arts House, Chamber
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT

ASEAN 50: The First Five

11 Nov, Sat 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
The Arts House, Screening Room
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT

The Worlds Within and Between Languages

12 Nov, Sun 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Arts House, Living Room
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT