S. P. Udayakumar

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S. P. Udayakumar is a teacher, writer and anti-nuclear activist from Tamil Nadu, India.[1][2] He is the convenor of the People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE), which is protesting against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant project.[3]

He worked as a professor at Monmouth University, New Jersey, United States.[4]

On 18 March 2014 he was named as an Aam Aadmi Party candidate for the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha constituency.[5]

Books[edit]

  • Intervention in Sri Lanka: History and Prospects (1990)[6]
  • Handcuffed to history: narratives, pathologies, and violence in South Asia (2001)[7]
  • Presenting the Past: Anxious History and Ancient Future in Hindutva India (2005)[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gandhi Marg, Volume 19. New Delhi, India: Gandhi Peace Foundation.,. 1997. 
  2. ^ "Kudankulam protest: PMANE’s Udayakumar pounds PMO". First Post. 28 February 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "'PM should quit if he fails to prove foreign fund charge' says S.P. Udayakumar". Daily Mail. 24 February 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2014. 
  4. ^ "The professor and the politics in anti-nuclear crucible". The Telegraph India. 9 February 2013. Retrieved 4 March 2014. 
  5. ^ "AAP announces seventh list, Udayakumar included". Hindustan Times. March 18, 2014. Retrieved 21 March 2014. 
  6. ^ S. P. Udayakumar (1990). Intervention in Sri Lanka: History and Prospects. University of Notre Dame. 
  7. ^ S. P. Udayakumar (2001). Handcuffed to history: narratives, pathologies, and violence in South Asia. Praeger. ISBN 978-0-275-96843-4. 
  8. ^ S. P. Udayakumar (1 January 2005). Presenting the Past: Anxious History and Ancient Future in Hindutva India. Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-275-97209-7.