I have never bothered to indulge in the pleasures of an abstract search for knowledge. Nor have I written anything not based on political necessities”. —Prof. Sunil. P. Ilayidom     Marxist cultural critic and a popular orator, Prof. Sunil. P. Ilayidom is one of the most important voices in contemporary Malayalam intellectual space. His relevance lies in his ability to develop popular methodologies for the dissemination of academic knowledge. His first major work w