Kannan Sundaram is the Managing Director and Publisher of Kalachuvadu Publication Pvt Ltd. He is also the Editor and Publisher of Kalachuvadu, a monthly journal for culture and politics, which publishes translations of fiction and non-fiction from Indian and world languages. He co-organised ‘Tamil In 2000′, the international Tamil conference on 20th century Tamil writing. He has been on the International Visitor Program to the US (2002) and the Frankfurt Book Fair fellowship program (2007). He was invited to Australia by the Australian arts council under the Visiting International Publisher program in 2017. He has published five books consisting of critical articles on Tamil media and politics.