10 December 2018
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Norman Rockwell: Secret life of America's idyllic artist

artist englandNorman Rockwell is famous for his idyllic portraits of American life in the first half of the 20th Century. But the personal story of the illustrator for The Saturday Evening Post is more complicated and interesting than his paintings let on. Read more...

It’s a Girl Documentary Film

 

its-a-girlThis documentary will be screened at ICES, 25th October, 5p.m. 
It's a Girl Documentary In India, China and many other parts of the world today, girls are killed, aborted and abandoned simply because they are girls. The United Nations estimates as many as 200 million girls(1) are missing in the world today because of this so-called “gendercide”.

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Psychoanalytic reading of Baththalangunduwa - Dr Ruwan M Jayatunge

baththlan gunduwaManjula Wediwardene’s Baththalangunduwa is an inaccoutumé novel which gives an astounding experience to the traditional Sinhala readers. This novel discusses maladjusted family relations, paternal deprivation, and nostalgia of a social drifter. Baththalangunduwa has become a juncture in the modern Sinhala literature. Read more...

Alice Munro wins Nobel Prize for Literature

 

Alice munroCanadian author Alice Munro has won the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature. Making the announcement, Peter Englund, permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, called her a "master of the contemporary short story".

The 82-year-old, whose books include Dear Life and Dance of the Happy Shades, is only the 13th woman to win the prize since its inception in 1901.

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Cheran touring UK with new book

 

cheranCheran, one of the best known and widely influential of Tamil poets, was born in 1960 in the sea-side village of Alaveddy, near Jaffna, in Sri Lanka. His father, T. Rudhramurthy, (1927-71) known widely as 'Mahakavi', the Great Poet, was one of the leading literary figures in modern Tamil writing from Sri Lanka.

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Breaking Bad finale enjoys record ratings in US

finala episode fThe final episode of Breaking Bad saw the drama draw its biggest audience to date, with 10.3 million viewers tuning in to US cable channel AMC. Read more...

Happy Peace Day [21 September]

 

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Sundari – U. Cheran

 

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Diana film slammed by British press

 

dianaCritics have given a cold reception to a new film starring Naomi Watts as Diana, Princess of Wales in the final years of her life.

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A lose of Big other

 

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Creative Food Art

food art 1Thoes are beautiful examples of creative food art. Our goal is to prove that it is possible to create amazing art with just simple food ingredients Read more...

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