An extract from Pyre by Perumal Murugan, translated by Aniruddhan Vasudevan
Read an extract from Pyre, Perumal Murugan’s powerful novel, which was longlisted for the International Booker Prize 2023
Aniruddhan Vasudevan is a sociocultural anthropologist who writes and translates between Tamil and English.
His translations include One Part Woman, A Lonely Harvest, and Trial by Silence by Perumal Murugan, and A Night with a Black Spider by Ambai. Vasudevan holds a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Texas at Austin.