Anand Pandian

Anand Pandian teaches anthropology at Johns Hopkins University, and holds a PhD from UC Berkeley. His most recent books include Ayya’s Accounts: A Ledger of Hope in Modern India, and Subramaniyapuram: The Tamil Film in English Translation. He has spent many years working closely with farmers, filmmakers, writers, and activists in the villages and towns of Tamil Nadu. His latest book is Reel World: On Location in Kollywood.