The Mathew phenomenon gathers momentum
Making a film that captures a character as
controversial and formidable as that of the late Fr. Mathew Peiris
cannot be an easy task to say the least. This week I continue the
discussion on the upcoming movie by veteran Sri Lankan film-maker
Chandran Rutnam (CR), According to Mathew.
The enigmatic Kafka and his continuing influence
Another important facet of Franz Kafka’s
writings is his clarity of language. The German language, very
often, is associa0ted with convoluted and ponderous verbal
constructions. This is not wholly accurate; however the impression
remains. Kafka, in contrast, wrote a clear and lucid prose minus the
frills and flamboyance.
Lowry exhibition at the Tate Gallery
England, in all her parts, is always agog with
pleasant expectations when the summer fades with the onset of
autumn, Autumn is ‘arts’ time in London which is ablaze with
exhibitions, theatre and symphonic musical events at the famous
venues. One could see the long queues.