Anuswad brings to you,  Kalachuvadu which means ‘Time’s footprints’ in Tamil. 

Kalachuvadu Publications ( is a major Tamil publication that has not only blazed the trail for the finest in contemporary Tamil writing but also brought the best of world literature in translation to the doorstep of the discerning Tamil reader.

Mr. Kannan Sundaram, (  Publisher, editor and the inspiration behind Kalachuvadu Publications talks to Ujjwala and Vidula in this episode about

· Publishing Tamil translations of non-English and minority languages contemporary literature

· Translations between Indian languages

· Innovative initiatives to take Tamil literature far and wide – like auctioning the translation rights and many others.

An inspiration to publishers, editors and translators, Kannan Sundaram  shares the confidence that huge commercial success is possible with innovation, consistency and sticking to one’s core values.