Essay | No longer at ease
Tamil writer Sundara Ramaswamy's modernist legacy is presented before an English readership by two elegant translators
Sukanya said that Sridaran often mentioned the word ‘modern’. What an attractive word! Dreams and visions swirled around it. ‘However hard we try and think, our brains won’t catch the sense of it exactly, Ramani. We must go and live in London to understand what it means,’ said Sukanya.