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Ajay P. Mangattu

Ajay is the chief sub editor of Malayala Manorama newspaper, the premier daily newspaper in Kerala. Ajay is one of the most renowned book collectors and readers from the state. He has written extensive book reviews and author profiles in various magazines and journals. His introductions about Saramago, Orhan Pamuk, Gunter Grass, and Gabriel Marquez have been widely read. His association with Other Books started with the Desperately Seeking Paradise (Malayalam translation), for which he has written a foreword. He translated Derrida's conversation with Mustapha Cheriff titled Islam and West. He has agreed to translate Elif Shafak's Forty Rules of Love