The Gratiaen prize is awarded annually to the best work of literary writing in English by a Sri Lankan resident. This prize, which is named after Michael Ondaatje’s mother, Doris Gratiaen, is intended to encourage English writing by Sri Lankans.
Jean Arasanayagam is the Winner of Gratiaen Award 2017
The other shortlisted authors are:
1. Neshantha Harischandra
2. Chiranthi Rajapakse
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