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A collection of Research Articles on
Tamil Literature and Culture


The following is a representative collection of articles on Tamil culture, literature and religion that appeared in Tamil Research Journals.
  • Aiyaswami, R.,
    Aspects of Tamil folk literature,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.4 (Jul-Aug 1978) 121-136

  • Ananthanathan, A.K.,
    The notion of arete (virtue) in Greek ethical thought in relation to aram (virtue) in Tirukkural,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 36 (Dec 1989) 33-48

  • Ananthanathan, A.K.,
    The role of emotion in art and literature,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 32 (Dec 1987) 1-5

  • Arunachalam, M,
    A lost treatise on toxicology,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 20 (Dec 1981) 1-4

  • Arunachalam, M.,
    The Siddha cult in Tamilnad,
    Bulletin of the Institute of Traditional Cultures (Madras), (Jan-Jun 1977) 85-117

  • Arunachalam, M.,
    The impact of the orthodox darÔsanas on Tamil literature,
    In: Subramanian, S.V.; Perumal, A.N., eds. Ileritage of the Tamils: art & architecture. Madras: International Institute of Tamil Studies, 1983. 496p, 193-210

  • Arunachalam, M.,
    The missing verses of Purananuru,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 7 (Jun 1975) 67-73

  • Arunachalam, M.,
    Development of classical Tamil language and literature,
    In: Nayak, H.M.; Gopal, B.R., eds. South Indian studies: archaeology and history--epigraphy and numismatics; society: interaction--religion and philosophy; architecture and art; language and literature--folklore: Dr. T.V. Mahalingam commemoration volume., 1990, p 785-815

  • Arunachalam, M.,
    The temple cars in the early Tamil literature,
    Saiva Siddhanta (Madras) 20, no.1 (Jan-Mar) 1985 9-17

  • Arunachalam, M.,
    Three continuing streams in Tamil literary composition,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 30 (Dec) 1986 15-23

  • Arunachalam, P.,
    Is Periapuranam an Epic?
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 7 (Jun 1975) 23-28

  • Arunaehalam, M,
    Sakta lyrics in the Tamil language,
    Saiva Siddhanta (Madras) 12, no.1 (Jan-Mar 1977) 1-9; no.2 (Apr-Jun 1977) 55-65; no.3 (Jul-Sep 1977) 94-99

  • Ashokamitran,
    A Little of everything: the Tamil scene,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 30, no.6 (Nov-Dec 1987) 197-204

  • Ashokamitran,
    Erratic, but satisfying: the Tamil scene,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 29, no.6 (Nov-Dec) 1986 154-161

  • Ashokamitran,
    Good work continues: Tamil scene,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 32, no.6 (Nov-Dec 1989) 189-195

  • Ashokamitran,
    Landscape in literature: a Tamil perception,
    Literary Criterion (Mysore) 18, no.4 1983 25-30

  • Ashokamitran,
    Mainly, some good fiction: the Tamil scene,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 27, no.6 (Nov-Dec) 1984 154-160

  • Ashokamitran,
    Many first books: Tamil scene,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 31, no.6 (Nov-Dec 1988) 133-140

  • Ashokamitran,
    The Tamil scene,
    Literary Criterion (Mysore) 18, no.2 1983 12-19

  • Ate, Lynn,
    Literary meter vs. rythmic beat in Tamil Alvar literature,
    Journal of South Asian Literature (East Lansing, MI) 19, no.2 (Sum, Fall) 1984 1-7

  • Athilakshmi,
    Tamil Nayanars in Telugu literature,
    Saiva Siddhanta (Madras) 21, no.1 (Jan-Mar) 1986 24-29

  • Ayjothi, V.,
    Regional, ethnic vs. national identity in Tamil and Ukrainian poetry,
    Literary Half-Yearly (Mysore) 32, no.2 (Jul 1991 )65-72

  • Balakrishnan, Purasu,
    Ramalinga, poet and prophet: a biographical study of a nineteenth century Tamil saint-poet,
    Journal of South Asian Literature (East Lansing, MI) 19, no.2 (Sum, Fall) 1984 8-26

  • Balakrishnan, Purasu,
    Tirumal Rao's premonition (short story). Tr. by the author from the original Tamil,
    Triveni (Madras) 46, no.2 (Jul-Sep 1977 )101-108

  • Balasubramanian, C,
    Free verse, prose-poems and other metrical experiments in modern Tamil literature,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 27, pts.1&2 1977 1-8

  • Balasubramanian, C.,
    Experiments in modern Tamil poetry,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.2 (Mar-Apr 1978) 98-105

  • Balasubramanian, C.,
    Reference to Indian regions other than Tamil in the early Tamil literature,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 32, pt.1 1984 23-34

  • Baskaran, S.; Subramanian, N,
    Kallatam - reconsidered,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 19 (Jun 1981) 81-86

  • Bhoopathi, Pattu M.,
    Kalinkattupparani: a war classic in Tamil,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 7, no.1 (Sep 1989) 111-135

  • Chatfield, Jean,
    Some women in modern Tamil short stories: a study in irony,
    Journal of South Asian Literature (East Lansing, MI) 12, nos.3-4 (Spr-Sum 1977) 19-24

  • Chellappan, K.,
    The reception of Milton and Bunyan in Tamil literature,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 29 (Jun) 1986 1-8

  • Chellappan, K.,
    Towards critical autonomy in Tamil,
    Literary Criterion (Mysore) 18, no.2 1983 20-26

  • Chellappan, K.; Prabakaran, M.S.,
    The "playmate" in Tamil Akam poetry,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 23, no.5 (Sep-Oct 1980) 76-85

  • Chellappan, K.; Vathapureeswaran, M, Henry Vaughan
    Tirunanacampantar as religious poets: a comparative study,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 17 (Jun 1980) 69-78

  • Craigie, Peter C.,
    Biblical and Tamil poetry: some further reflections,
    Studies in Religion (Ontario) 8, no.2 ( 1979) 169-175

  • Cutler, Norman,
    Poet, God and audience in the poetry of the Tamil saints: a triangle of devotional communication,
    Journal of South Asian Literature (East Lansing, MI) 19, no.2 (Sum, Fall) 1984 63-78

  • Cutler, Norman,
    Tamil Bhakti in translation,
    Journal of the American Oriental Society (New Haven, CT) 111, no.4 (Oct-Dec 1991) 768-775

  • David, C.R.W.,
    Cinema as medium of communication in Tamil Nadu,
    Madras: Christian Literature Society 1983 93p

  • Derrett, J. Duncan M,
    Avalokaniyani in Tamil guise: the Acarakkovai,
    Bharata Manisha Quarterly (Varanasi) 2, no.4 (Jan 1977) 13-26

  • Devadatta, V.P.,
    Jainism and its philosophical impact on Tamil literature,
    In: Subramanian, S.V.; Perumal, A.N., eds. Heritage of the Tamils: art & architecture. Madras: International Institute of Tamil Studies, 1983. 496p. 1983 257-268

  • Dhandayudham, R.,
    The development of Tamil short story in Malaysia,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 3 (Sep 1973) 7-16

  • Dhandayudham, R.,
    Thiruvalluvar and Vemana,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 25 (Jun) 1984 88-95

  • Diraviyam, K.,
    The first Tamil novel,
    Indian Review (Madras) 73, no.3 (Jun 1977) 18-23

  • Dubiansky, Alelxander,
    Ritual and mythological background of the ancient Tamil love-poetry,
    Journal of Asian Studies (Manila) 2, no.1 (Sep) 1984 95-104

  • Dubianski, Alexander M,
    A motif of messenger in the Mullaittinai,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 19 (Jun 1981 15-18

  • Dubianski, Alexander M.,
    An analysis of the mullai-palai fragment of ancient Tamil poetry,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 15 (Jun 1979 88-103

  • Edholm, Erik at; Suneson, Carl,
    The seven bulls and Krsna's marriage to Nila/NappiNNai in Sanskrit and Tamil literature,
    Temenos: Studies in Comparative Religion (Helsinki) 8 1972, 29-53

  • Ferro-Luzzi, Gabriela Eichinger,
    Tamil culture in its literary similes and metaphors,
    National Geographic Journal of India (Varanasi) 36, pts.1-2 (Mar-Jun 1990) 109-116

  • Filipsky, Jan,
    History motivated: historical ballads in Tamil,
    In: Offredi, Mariola, ed. Language versus dialect: linguistic and literary essays on Hindi, Tamil, and Sarnami. New Delhi: Manohar Publications, 1990. 205p. 1990 113-126

  • Formanek, Jaroslav,
    Introducing the Tamil lyrics to a Japanese poet critic or translator,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 6, no.1 (Sep 1988) 125-142

  • Fournika, Vitaly P.,
    Tamilistica in the Soviet Union (Bibliography, from 1853 to 1883-84),
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 25 (Jun) 1984 65-87

  • Ganesan, Era,
    Science literature in Tamil,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 6 (Dec 1974) 22-30

  • Gangadharan, N.
    Sanskrit literature influenced by the Tamil literature of the Saiva saints,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) ( 1975) 216-221

  • Gopalakrishnan, Naduvattom,
    Contribution of Keralites to Tamil literature,
    Journal of Kerala Studies (Trivandrum) 5, pts.3-4 (Dec 1978 433-438

  • Hart, George L., III,
    Some related literary conventions in Tamil and Indo-Aryan and their significance,
    Journal of the American Oriental Society (New Haven, CT) 94, no.2 (Apr-Jun 1974 157-167

  • Hikosaka, Shu,
    Tracing the origin of the Tamil epic Manimekalai,
    Journal of Asian Studies (Manila) 1, no.1 (Sep) 1983 84-115

  • Hiltabeitel, Alf,
    The Tamil Draupadi cult and the Mahabharata,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 6, no.1 (Sep 1988) 31-37

  • Innasi, S.,
    Contribution of non-Christians to Christian Tamil works,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 28 (Dec) 1985 51-58

  • Jain, Jyoti Prasad,
    Jaina authors and their works: E-Tamil,
    Jaina Antiquary (Arrah, Bihar) 38, no.l (Jun) 1985 24-26

  • Jain, Rama Kant,
    Tamil poetess Auvai,
    Jain Journal (Calcutta) 9, no.4 (Apr 1975) 120-121

  • Jaya, V.; Karunakaran, K.,
    Folk speech and literature: the case of Tamil,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 37 (Jun 1990) 12-24

  • Jayabalan, M.D.; Sachithanandan, V,
    A comparative study of Byron's Cain and Bharatidasan's Iraniyan as critiques on rationalism,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 18 (Dec 1980) 37-49

  • Kamaliah, K.C,
    Pope's rendering of Tiruvacakam--a critical study,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 11 (Jun 1977) 45-64

  • Kamaliah, K.C,
    Tamil classical poetry in English sonnets,
    Triveni (Madras) 43, no.3 (Oct-Dec 1974) 51-55

  • Kamaliah, K.C,
    Women saints of Tamil Nadu,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 20, no.2 (Mar-Apr 1977) 46-65

  • Kamaliah, K.C.,
    Ananda Coomaraswamy and the Tamil classics,
    Triveni (Madras) 49, no.2 (Jul-Sep 1980) 56-60

  • Kamaliah, K.C.,
    Anatomy of Ramappaiyan Ammanai,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 7 (Jun 1975) 29-49

  • Kamaliah, K.C.,
    Pandithorai Thevar: patron of Tamil and patriot,
    Triveni (Madras) 52, no.1 (Apr-Jun) 1983 62-65

  • Kandaswamy, S.N,
    The age of Tolkappiyam,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 20 (Dec 1981) 37-71

  • Kandaswamy, S.N.,
    Tantric Buddhism in Tamil literature,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 4, no.1 (Sep 1986) 47-66

  • Kandaswamy, S.N.,
    Tirukkural as national literature,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 38 (Dec 1990) 8-21

  • Kannabiran, Rama,
    Tamil short story in Singapore; tr. by K. Sarogenei,
    In: Mani, A., ed. Tamil language and literature in Singapore: proceedings of seminar conference. Singapore, 1977. 1978 113-124

  • Kannan, Lakshmi,
    Literary evaluation,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 15 (Jun 1979) 55-61

  • Kersenboom-Story, S.C,
    Virali (possible sources of the devadasi tradition in the Tamil bardic period),
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 19 (Jun 1981) 19-41

  • Kothandaraman, Pon,
    Tamil and Telugu numerals--a contrastive analysis,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 31, pt.1 1982 1-29

  • Krishnan, K.G.,
    Characteristic features of Tamil inscriptions,
    In: Nayak, H.M.; Gopal, B.R., eds.South Indian studies: archaeology and history--epigraphy and numismatics; society: interaction--religion and philosophy; architecture and art; language and literature--folklore: Dr. T.V. Mahalingam commemoration volume.1990 206-215

  • Krishnan, Rajam,
    Trends in Tamil short story,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.1 (Jan-Feb 1978) 81-84

  • Kuppusamy, T.S,
    Parallel conventions in Tamil Akam and Hindi Riti poetry,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 30, pt.2 1981 1-16

  • Kuppusamy, T.S.,
    Tamil Akam poetry: forerunner of Indian Sringara muktaka tradition,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 1, no.2 (Mar 1984) 127-151

  • Liyanagamage, Amaradasa,
    A forgotten aspect of the relations between the Sinhalese and the Tamils,
    Ceylon Historical Journal (Dehiwala) 25, nos.1-4 (Oct 1978) 95-142

  • Mahadevan, K.S,,
    Social ideals and patriotism in Tamil literature (1900-1930),
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 20, no.3 (May-Jun 1977) 111-117

  • Makarenko, V.A.,
    The origin and development of the Tamil and Malayalam short story,
    Archiv Orientalni (Prague) 48, no.1 ( 1980) 34-49

  • Marimuthu, T.,
    The role of Hindu temples in the process of socialisation: the Malaysian experience,
    In: Mani, A., ed. Tamil language and literature in Singapore: proceedings of seminar conference. Singapore, 1977. 1978 106-109

  • Marudanayagam, P.M.,
    The impact of T.S. Eliot on contemporary Tamil poetry,,
    Literary Criterion (Mysore) 24, nos.3-4 1989 115-124

  • Maurugan, V.,
    Nature treatment in D.H. Lawrence and classical Tamil love poetry: a comparative study,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 3, no.2 (Mar 1986) 31-44

  • Meenakshisundaram, K,
    Tamil literature through the ages,
    Social Welfare (New Delhi) 20, no.11-12 (Fe-Mr 1974) 29-32, 71

  • Murugan, V,
    Kannadasan placed,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 20 (Dec 1981) 27-36

  • Murugan, V.,
    A comparative study of Tiruvalluvar and D.H. Lawrence with reference to their treatments of Lagos and Eros,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 25 (Jun) 1984 29-39

  • Murugesa Mudaliar, N,
    A critique of Nhat-Cintani: thought and style of a modern Tamil saint,
    Saiva Siddhanta (Madras) 16, nos.1-2 (Jan-Jun 1981 1-10

  • Murugesan, S.,
    Influence of Vivekananda on Tamil writers,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 6, no.1 (Sep 1988) 69-74

  • Nandakumar, Prema,
    The Tamil Tyagayya: a centenary tribute to Papanasam Sivan,
    Triveni (Madras) 59, no.4 (Oct-Dec 1990) 55-61

  • Nandakumar, Prema,
    Classical Tamil poetry,
    Indian Horizons (New Delhi) 25, nos.1-2 1976 61-74

  • Nandakumar, Prema,
    Sri Aurobindo's influence on Tamil poetry,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 14 (Dec 1978) 32-44

  • Padmanabhan, Neela,
    Modern trends in Tamil novels (post-independence period),
    Malayalam Literary Survey (Trichur, India) 12, no.2 (Apr-Jun 1990 39-44

  • Padmanabhan, Neela,
    The Tamil novel since 1947,
    Indian P.E.N. (Bombay) 52, nos. 1-3 (Jan-Mar 1991) 4-6

  • Pandurangan, A.,
    Kamban's Rama: the divine and the human,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 31 (Jun 1987) 21-31

  • Pandurangan, A.,
    Kuni--a character study,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 15 (Jun 1979) 62-68

  • Papa, Barwatha Regina,
    Jayakanthan and communism,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 24 (Dec) 1983 22-29

  • Parabhakara Variar, K.M.,
    Tamil classics in Malayalam,
    Malayalam Literary Survey (Trichur, India) 8, nos.1-2 (Jan-Jun) 1984 37-43

  • Parthasarathi, Jagannatha,
    The love poetry of Tamil: a literary appreciation,
    Agra University. Journal of Research (Letters) (Agra) 19, pt.2 (Jul 1971) 17-54

  • Parthasarathy, Indira,
    The hero as an alien in Tamil fiction,
    India International Centre Quarterly (New Delhi) 14, no.1 (Spr 1987) 97-106

  • Parthasarathy, T.S.,
    Literary contacts betwen Tamil and Telugu,
    Triveni (Madras) 46, no.4 (Jan-Mar 1978) 169-172

  • Parthasarathy, T.S.,
    Music and dance in Tamil literature,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.4 (Jul-Aug 1978) 137-148

  • Perumal, A.N.,
    Villains of Sambanda Mudaliar,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 6 (Dec 1974) 69-77

  • Perumal, V.,
    A comparative study of proverbs: examples from Tamil and English literature,
    Folklore (Calcutta) 27, no.4 (Apr) 1986 61-70

  • Peterson, Indira V.,
    Women, men and the interior world: classical themes in Tamil fiction of the 1960s,
    Literature East and West (Austin, TX) no.26 1990 91-117

  • Pillai, M. Shanmugam,
    Tamil drama in the last three hundred years,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 3, no.1 (Sep 1985) 141-146

  • Pillai, R.S.,
    Bhakti movement in Tamil: special emphasis on Manickavasagar and Andal,
    Literary Criterion (Mysore) 24, nos.1-2 1989 60-68

  • Radhakrishnan, R.; Rajagopalan, N.,
    Modes of bhakti in Tamil devotional literature: a feature analysis,
    Journal of South Asian Literature (East Lansing, MI) 19, no.2 (Sum, Fall) 1984 209-213

  • Raja Ganesan, D.,
    Tamil: an encounter with existentialism,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 22, no.5 (Sep-Oct 1979) 46-58

  • Raja, P.,
    The mystic poets of Tamilnad,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 27, no.1 (Jan-Feb) 1984 78-88

  • Raju Chettiar, S.,
    The prattling child and Tiruvalluvar,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 8 (Dec 1975) 84-87

  • Rathulan,
    1960-70: a significant decade of Indian poetry. Tamil: clash of tradition and new ideas,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 14, no.1 (Mar 1971) 51-55

  • Ravindranathan, S.,
    Shakespeare in Tamil translation: the myth and the reality,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 37 (Jun 1990) 81-90

  • Ravindranathan, S.,
    The existentialistic trends in Indra Parthasarathi's plays,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 38 (Dec 1990) 22-29

  • Regina Papa, Barwatha; Sachithanandan, V.,
    Jayakanthan's "Some men on some occasions" (Cila nerenkalil cila manitarkal)--a critical study.,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 13 (Jun 1978) 97-107

  • Richter, Franz-Helmut,
    Tamil exile literature in Germany,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 38 (Dec 1990) 3-7

  • Sachithanandan, V,
    H.G. Well's 'The Invisible Man' and Mu. Varadarajan's 'Mankuticai': a thematic comparison,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 12 (Dec 1977) 87-96

  • Sachithanandan, V.,
    Shakespeare and Milton in Tamil,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 6, no.2 (Mar 1989) 117-12

  • Sachithanandan, V.; Marudanayagam, P.,
    Comparative literature studies in Tamil Nadu: conceptions and misconceptions,
    Jadavpur Journal of Comparative Literature (Calcutta) 22 1984 78-82

  • Safiullah, Syed,
    An introduction to the history of Urdu literature in Tamil Nadu,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 28, pt.1 1978 1-8

  • Samuel, G. John,
    Narrative poems in modern Tamil,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 4, no.2 (Mar 1987) 95-125

  • Samy, P.L.,
    Inscriptional usages in Sangam literature,
    Tamil Studies (Madurai) 3, no.3 (Jul) 1983 22-30

  • Sangeetham, Deva,
    Technique of narration in Dr. Mu. Va's novels,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 20 (Dec 1981) 83-99

  • Sanjeevi, N,
    Indian cultural unity in ancient Tamil literature,
    Indian Review (Madras) 72, no.5 (Aug 1976) 41-53

  • Sanjeevi, N.; Rajendran, M.,
    An old narrative of Tamil-Sinha relationship from Mackenzie's manuscripts,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 32, pt.1 1984 1-21

  • Seshadri, K.,
    Setupatis' contribution to Tamil culture,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 15 (Jun 1979) 40-43

  • Shankar Raju Naidu, S,
    Recreations of the Ramayana in Tamil and Hindi,
    Annals of Oriental Research (Madras) 27, pts.1&2 1977 1-7

  • Shanmugam Pillai, M.; Susila, M.A.,
    Periodization of Tamil social novels,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 7, no.1 (Sep 1989) 95-109

  • Shanmugam, C.,
    Coherence in Bharathi's prose,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 37 (Jun 1990) 46-63

  • Shulman, David,
    Divine order and divine evil in the Tamil tale of Rama,
    Journal of Asian Studies (Ann Arbor, MI) 38, no.4 (Aug 1979) 651-669

  • Shunmugam Pillai, M.,
    Tamil drama in the seventies and after,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 29 (Jun) 1986 39-45

  • Singaravelu, S.,
    Some aspects of Indian mythology in traditional Malay literature,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 15 (Jun 1979) 1-8

  • Sivapatha Sundaram, S,
    Survey of Tamil writing,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 20, no.4 (Jul-Aug 1977) 60-68

  • Sivapatha Sundaram, S.,
    Pioneers of the Tamil novel: new discoveries,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.4 (Jul-Aug 1978) 25-39

  • Solayan, M.,
    A comparative study of Emersons's Nature and Tiru. Vika's Murukan Allatu Alaku,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 36 (Dec 1989 49-52

  • Solayan, M.,
    A comparative study of the dramatic element in John Donne's love poems and Tamil akam poems,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 35 (Jun 1989) 12-16

  • Solayan, M.,
    A comparative study of the poetic imagery in John Donne's poetry and Tamil Akam poetry,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 31 (Jun 1987) 32-38

  • Sripathi, M.K.,
    Pavananti's Nannul and the Greco-Roman classics: a comparative study,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 37 (Jun 1990) 1-11

  • Subbiah, Rama,
    tr, Selections from Kuruntokai (classical Tamil love poems),
    Commentary (Singapore) 4, no.1 (Sep 1979) 28-36

  • Subrahmanian, N.,
    Art and criticism,
    Tamil Studies (Madurai) 5, no.2 (Apr) 1985 15-32

  • Subrahmanian, N.,
    Bharati and Tagore,
    Tamil Studies (Madurai) 4, nos.2-3 (Apr-Jul) 1984 6-16

  • Subrahmanian, N.,
    Paritimal and Bharati,
    Tamil Studies (Madurai) 5, no.1 (Jan) 1985 6-28

  • Subramanian, N.,
    Comparative literature in Tamil Nadu: a loud thinking,
    Jadavpur Journal of Comparative Literature (Calcutta) 20-21 1982-1983 86-93

  • Subramanian, P.,
    Tamil literature in the nineteenth century: a sociological study,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 13 (Jun 1978 87-96

  • Subramanian, Rama,
    A pot-pourri of Tamil literature,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 19, no.5 (Sep-Oct 1976) 5-35

  • Subramanian, S.V,
    Tamil: the progressive path,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 24, no.6 (Nov-Dec 1981) 167-174

  • Subramanian, S.V.,
    Novels in Dravidian languages (history & trends),
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 26 (Dec) 1984 65-81

  • Subramanian, S.V.,
    Tamil poetry today: the abiding search,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.4 (Jul-Aug 1978) 152-158

  • Subramaniyan, Vembakkam K.,
    Tamil Oli,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 26, no.3 (May-Jun) 1983 79-84

  • Subramanyam, Ka Naa,
    Rajam Iyer: a pioneer Tamil novelist. (Modern Indian authors),
    Indian and Foreign Review (New Delhi) 16, no.12 (1 Apr 1979, 20-22

  • Subramanyam, Ka Naa,
    Silappadhikaaram: an epic of the Tamils,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 20, no.2 (Mar-Apr 1977) 66-77

  • Subramanyam, Ka Naa,
    Tamil: the birth of a poet,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 26, no.6 (Nov-Dec) 1983 144-151

  • Sundar Raj, M.,
    Heroes or gods in Tamil sangam,
    Bulletin of the Institute of Traditional Cultures (Madras) (Jan-Jun 1975) 193-209

  • Sundararajan, P.G.,
    The Tamil novel as a social document,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 21, no.4 (Jul-Aug 1978) 10-24

  • Sundramathy, L. Gloria,
    The women poets of Cankam age,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 8 (Dec 1975) 62-79

  • Thailambal, P.,
    Tamilian contribution to English literature,
    Tamil Studies (Madurai) 4, no.4 (Oct) 1984 32-38

  • Thirugnanasambandhan, P,
    The concept of man: perspectives from the medieval Tamil literature,
    Saiva Siddhanta (Madras) 11, no.4 (Oct-Dec 1976) 123-130

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    Materialist thought in early Tamil literature,
    Social Scientist (New Delhi) 2, no.4 (Nov 1973) 25-41

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    A comparison of some of the Tamil versions of the 'Anklet Story' in Sri Lanka,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 6, no.2 (Mar 1989) 85-116

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    Tiruttakkatevar and Vadibhasimha,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 13 (Jun 1978) 64-69

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    Tiru. Vi., Kaliyanacuntaranar's contribution to Tamil poetry,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 18 (Dec 1980) 50-68

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    Some major trends in Tamil literature up to the first half of the twentieth century,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 26 (Dec) 1984 36-52

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    Indo-Iranian Journal (The Hague) 15, no.2 1973 109-135

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    A guide to Murukan,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 11 (Jun 1977) 82-105

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    New voices in Tamil poetry,
    Indian Literature (New Delhi) 16, no.1 and 2 (Ja-Je 1973)

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    A devadasi as the author of a Tamil novel,
    Journal of the Institute of Asian Studies (Madras) 5, no.1 (Sep 1987) 153-155

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    The first six novels in Tamil,
    Journal of Tamil Studies (Madras) 30 (Dec) 1986 1-14


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