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A Sethumadhavan

An Indian writer who is popularly known as Sethu, Sethumadhavan has published more than 35 books. He has served as the chairman and CEO of South Indian Bank. Sethu is one of the pioneers of modern Malayalam fiction who brought a radical transformation and sensibility through his writings. He was honoured with Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award, Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award, Vayalar Award and the like. His notable works include ‘Pandavapuram’, ‘Marupiravi’, ‘Sanidasa’, ‘Doothu’, ‘Guru’ etc. He has received the State Film Award for best story for the movie ‘Poothiruvathira Ravil’.

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Kerala, the most literate Indian state where reading is in the blood of common man and freedom of expression is sacrosanct, is at the forefront of nurturing a literary eco system that transcends beyond boundaries. Today, the Government of Kerala takes a leap and brings together literary lovers across the globe through an international platform – International Book Fair 2020. The fair which will be held from 6th-16th february 2020 at the Marine Drive grounds, Kochi, Kerala, will be a one of kind platform for international, national and local publishers who wish to reach out to the most well informed audiences with a rich literary lineage.

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