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Satyajit Ray's passion for films and his struggles

Sri Lanka, Dec. 27 -- Book: My Years with ApuAuthor: Satyajit RayPublisher: Penguin Books My Years with Apu is a memoir of Satyajit Ray, one of the great film directors of the 20th century. It descri... Read More


Some critics hail fake writers- Ranjith Dharmakeerthi

Sri Lanka, Dec. 6 -- Ranjith Dharmakeerthi, a veteran Sinhala fiction writer, playwright, critic and a literary translator launched his autobiography, Mage Lama Wiya, Tharuna Wiya and Wedihiti Wiya (M... Read More


Martin Wickramasinghe, an avid reader on scientific subjects - Dr. Ranga Wickramasinghe

Sri Lanka, Nov. 29 -- Dr. Ranga Wickramasinghe, the youngest son of pioneering Sinhala writer Martin Wickramasinghe, is preparing to launch his new English translation of Viragaya (Devoid of Passion),... Read More


Rescued from the Ashes, a narrative of women's fighting spirit - Rohana Wettasinghe

Sri Lanka, Nov. 22 -- Veteran journalist Rohana Wettasinghe's new book Jeevithaya Yali Ladimi which is a Sinhala translation of Rescued from the Ashes by Leokadia Schmidt, was launched recently as a S... Read More


Quality of literary criticism has declined- Prof. Harshana Rambukwella

Sri Lanka, Nov. 8 -- Prof. Harshana Rambukwella is a Trustee of the Gratiaen Trust and Professor in English and Director at the Postgraduate Institute of English, the Open University of Sri Lanka. He ... Read More


Dayasena Gunasinghe, a journalist who worked for the people - Denagama Siriwardhane

Sri Lanka, Nov. 1 -- Podu Janayage Pattarakaraya (The People's journalist), a biography of Dayasena Gunasinghe by Denagama Siriwardhane was launched recently as a Sarasavi Publication. Denagama Siriwa... Read More


Gratiaen Trust aims to promote Sri Lankan literature in English - Neloufer De Mel

Sri Lanka, Oct. 25 -- Gratiaen Trust, a non-governmental literary organisation founded in 1992 by the internationally renowned writer of Sri Lankan origin Michael Ondaatje, recently launched a Childre... Read More