An Indian poet, author, and curator by the name of Arundhathi Subramaniam. She was born in Mumbai, India, in 1967. Poetry, literary and cultural critique, as well as translations of recent Tamil poetry, are all included in Subramaniam's body of work.
She is the author of a number of works, such as "When God is a Traveller," "Where I Live: New & Selected Poems," and "On Cleaning Bookshelves." Spirituality, identity, love, and the human experience are all explored in her poems. While also tackling current societal challenges, her writing frequently displays her intense interest in Indian mythology, philosophy, and spirituality.
For her literary works, Arundhathi Subramaniam has been honoured with honours and accolades. She received the Sahitya Akademi Award for her poetry, and her book "When God is a Traveller" was named to the T.S. Eliot Prize shortlist in 2014.
Aandaal and Mahadeviyakka are two well-known Tamil poets whose works Arundhathi Subramaniam has translated into English, making their poetry accessible to a larger audience.
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