Vol. 6 No. 1 (2024): Volume 6, Issue 1, Year 2024

A Study on Feminist Thoughts in Tamilnadan's Poetry

Selvaraj K
Department of Tamil, Thiruvalluvar Government Arts Colleg, Rasipuram, Namakkal-637401, Tamil Nadu, India

Published 2024-01-19


  • Tamil literature,
  • Thamizhnadan,
  • Society,
  • Poems

How to Cite

K, S. (2024). A Study on Feminist Thoughts in Tamilnadan’s Poetry. International Research Journal of Tamil, 6(1), 9-13. https://doi.org/10.34256/irjt2412

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In Tamil literature, poetry occupies a separate field and it undergoes many evolutions. Many writers wrote poetry and excelled in literature. One among such is vanampaadi poet Thamizhnadan. Through his poems he talked about social norms. Because of his poetry he became popular. His poems are filled with feminist ideas and said that a woman's contribution will bring up a change in society. Thus this article is a clear explanation about all these in detail.


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