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Sunday, 20 November 2011





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette

Vision and the mission of a filmmaker :

The philosophy behind the language of cinema

In a wide ranging interview, Vishvanath Buddhika Keerthisena or Boodee Keerthisena spells out his vision and philosophy behind filmmaking which is highly influenced by his film education in the USA. Boodeee studied cinema at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.

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Self-deception as a literary theme

One has begun to witness, in recent times, the rise of an undeniable interest in novels written in English by Indians and Indian-born writers. The kind of careful and sustained attention that novelists such as Salman Rushdie, Amitav Ghosh, Amit Chaudhuri, Vikram Seth, Arundathi Roy, Rohiton Mistry and Aravind Adiga have attracted is indicative of this trend.

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Cultural SCENE

Reclaiming history

As I pointed out in the previous week’s column, one of the major concerns of the postcolonial writer is reclaiming history. A fact that a postcolonial writer should be aware of is the existence of the versions of colonial history which often colours native with black.

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