Identity, Language, Poetry

My Uchipattam

[Editor’s note: The following is a spoken word piece on identity and language. The author’s grandmother was born in Jaffna, and briefly lived in Colombo but decided that Jaffna was her home….

Arts and Theatre, Colombo, Culture

Pushpe’s Lanka

Art by Koralegadara Pushpakumara. Barbed  Wire (xiii) 2012 Screen Print, Acylic on Canvas 110×67.5 cm. He can see through the threatening spikes of barbed wire. He is anguished recalling the nightmarish experiences of violent outbreaks….