Chandragupta Thenuwara recollects 83’
Renowned Sri Lankan Artist, Chandragupta Thenuwara, has since 1997 been presenting an exhibition of Art and Sculpture to commemorate Black July 1983. Here’s a look at the exhibits as well as some thoughts expressed on “Black July 1983”.
Malinda Seneviratne & Anomaa Rajakaruna on documenting SL History
Malinda Seneviratne-a writer, poet and the Editor in Chief of “The Nation” and Anomaa Rajakaruna a photographer and filmmaker, joined us on connections to share their views on the inclusion of 'July 1983' and other such events in our nation’s history.
The War Museum in Puthukkudiyiruppu
The War Museum and the Victory Monument in Puthukkudiyiruppu-where the final stages of the war was fought, has been attracting thousands of Sri Lankans predominantly from the South of the country. It consists of the weaponry of the LTTE.
Here’s a short report on the War Museum in Puthukudiyirrupu where we hear from visitors to the museum and the former residents of the area.