<b>Bala Baskaran</b>

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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation independent writer
Location <b>singapore</b>
Introduction Independent Writer. Formerly a lecturer at the University of Malaya. Erstwhile a print journalist with Tamil Nesan and a broadcast journalist with Radio Malaysia and TVSingapore. Publications: Maleciyat Tamil Cirukatai 1995; The Malaysian Tamil Short Story: A Critical Study (1930-1980); 2006. Published articles in Tamil, English and Malay. Current research interest: 1. Early Tamil Printing (books and periodicals) in Singapore and Malaysia; 2. The Indian Mutiny in Singapore in 1915; 3. The Origin and Growth of the Tamil Nesan and the Tamil Murasu.
Interests Research on the Indians, in particular about the Tamils, in Singapore and Malaysia. Covering aspects of their literature, history, politics and society since their arrival here.
Favorite Music Indian classical
Favorite Books Tirukuural with all its enigmatic nuances and eccentricities.