எழுத்தாளர் ஜெயமோகனின் அமெரிக்க சுற்றுபயணத்தின் நிறைவு பகுதி இந்த வாரம் தொடங்குகிறது. வருகிற சனிக்கிழமை அவர் ஃப்ரிமாண்ட் மெயின் நூலகத்தில் 2 PM முதல் 5PM வரை தனது பயணத்தின் நிறைவு சொற்பொழிவை ஆற்றுகிறார். இது சான் பிரான்ஸிஸ்கோ வளைகுடாப் பகுதி தமிழர்களுக்கு இவரை நேரில் சந்திக்க ஒரு அறிய வாய்ப்பு. இதனை சார்ந்த எங்களுக்கு வந்த ஃப்ளையரை இங்கே மீள்பதிவு செய்கிறேன்.
Details of writer Jeyamohan’s event in Bay Area, California
Illustrious Tamil writer, philosopher, highly lettered intellect and a powerful conversationalist currently visiting Bay Area, CA. We have immense pleasure in organizing a couple of interactive meetings with him in the Bay Area. Mr.Jeyamohan is a multifaceted creative artist whose thoughtful lectures and speeches on various topics and issues would create strong impressions and impacts among the listeners.
Mr.Jeyamohan is an accomplished writer of several best selling novels in Tamil. His modern Tamil writing has revolutionized the contemporary Tamil Literature. As a reputed writer, Jayamohan has enriched the modern Tamil literature through his post-modernist literature, essays, fictions, translation works, non-fictions, travelogues, dramas and philosophical works. His creative works are being made into movies, his sensational fiction Ezhavathu Ulagam was made into the Tamil movie “Naan Kadavul” . Being a multi lingual writer, Jayamohan has good scholarship in the ancient Indian classical language Sanskrit and attained masterly craft in creative writing in south Indian languages Tamil and Malayalam. He has translated several literary works from Malayalam to Tamil. His prime areas of interst includes History, Philosophy and arts.
Jeyamohan has written 8 novels, several of them are considered to be the classics in Tamil literature and one of the novels is adopted into a well-acclaimed Tamil movie too. He has authored 6 short story collections and one poetic novel. He has penned 8 books on non-fictions including essays ranging from ancient Tamil literature to Hindu philosophies. His essays include biographies, philosophies, literary criticisms, Indian classical arts and travels. He is a playwright too with one stage-play to his credit. He is considered as an important critic in Indian literary world. He has so far written 13 books on Indian literary and other fine arts of Indian and global creative works. He has authored one novel in another south Indian language Malayalam. His interviews, lectures and dialogues are compiled into 3 books. He has translated many classical literary works from Malayalam to Tamil. His translation works have been published in three volumes. He has written dialogues for several Tamil movies too. His eruditeness on Indian philosophies, Vedhas and Geetha has been transformed into several books. He shares his thoughts, his creative works, his travel experiences, his spiritual works etc in his web site http://www.Jayamohan.in , an immensely popular web site among tens of thousands of Tamil readers across the world. Through his online writings he is constantly reaching and enriching the knowledge of millions of Tamil readers across the world. He lives in Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu, India.
He has written screen plays and dialogues for the movies Kathuri Maan, Naan Kadavul, Angadhi Theru, Tamil version of Malayalam period movies Pazhasi Raja. Tamil film world and promising directors are showing keen interests in making his works into movies. He is engaged for writing screen plays and scripts for some more movies under production too. He is influenced by both atheistic political thinking and also his spiritual side is quite influential in his writings.Though his mother tongue is Malayalam, he claims that Tamil is a comfortable vehicle because of the richness of the language.
His acclaimed novel ‘Vishnupuram’ revolves around the ‘ spiritual quest through Indian philosophical schools and also around the great architectures of ancient India. It has a complex theme where it tries to capture the time where Hinduism and Buddhism are intersecting. The fusion and disillusionment created in the novel are well woven. His other great novels like Rubber, Pinthodarum Nizhalin Kural, Kaadu, Ezhavathu Ulagam etc created rave reviews among the Tamil readers and critics alike.
Please make use of this opportunity to listen to the speeches and to get your questions on myriad topics answered or to simply interact with one of the finest literary contributors of contemporary Tamil Literarture.
Two events with the author have been scheduled at the Bay Area,CA. An interactive chat with the author session has been scheduled on August 30th afternoon and a reception with introduction to his literary works and a speech by the author has been organized by Bharathi Tamil Sangam, a Bay Area cultural organization on the afternoon of Sep 5th. Please plan to attend both the scheduled meetings, please find the details of the events below:
Event: Meet the author –
(An interactive question and answers session with the Tamil author Mr.B.Jeyamohan)
Day: Sunday the August 30th
Time: 3 PM and 7 PM
Venue: India Harvest Restaurent
4161 Cushing Pkwy
(at E Northport Loop)
Fremont, CA 94538
Event: Reception and speech by writer B.Jeyamohan. This event is organized by Bharathi Tamil Sangam
Date: Saturday the 5th Sep, 2009
Time: 2PM and 5 PM
Venue: Fremont Library Hall
Stevenson Blvd and Paseo Padre intersection
All are welcome and there is no admission fees.