Waruni Anuruddhika (https://warunic.wordpress.com/tag/kumari-kumaragamage-sri-lanka/)

Saturday 02 December 2017
14:30 to 15:00
The Grass

This performance challenges the traditional narratives found in many scriptures, folktales and social and historical discourses, which often portray women in a negative light, blaming them for the ills of the world. 

Language: Sinhala

Age suitability: All ages

About the performer

Kumari Kumaragamage

Kumari Kumaragamage

Author | Poet | Performance artist

Kumari is a Sri Lankan author, poet, performance artist and an activist. Based on her long-term engagement with the war-affected women in the North and the East of Sri Lanka, she has published three collections of writing: Keti Karapu Diga Katha (Long Stories Shortened), Ureippu Saappadu: No Asu Kan Walata (Spicy food for the Ears that Haven’t Heard) and Genu Katha (Women stories), published in Sinhala newspapers. 

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Performance, Saturday, Sinhala, All ages
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