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In the good ol’ days, Russian lit in Kerala was all the rage

By Suresh Pattali

The Reds are coming! A whole generation of Western Europe grew up listening to this cold war apothegm, which invoked the spectre of a Soviet invasion. Almost the same time thousands of miles away, the rumbles of a Soviet invasion, of a different nature, resonated across India, especially in the tiny state of Kerala. Continue reading In the good ol’ days, Russian lit in Kerala was all the rage