Annual Research Symposium – 2014 , Department of Sinhala
Annual Research Symposium 2014 of the Department of Sinhala, University of Colombo was successfully held on 17th October 2014 at M.B. Ariyapala Auditorium, Department of Sinhala. The inauguration ceremony commenced at 9.00 a.m. with the presence of the Vice Chancellor, University of Colombo. The symposium was organized in three sessions as Literature Studies, Cultural Studies and Language Studies and 4 research papers were presented in each session. Literature Studies session was chaired by Emeritus Professor Kusuma Karunaratna, Cultural Studies by Professor Ananda Thissa Kumara and Language Studies by Emeritus Professor J.B. Dissanyaka. Dr. Liyanage Amarakirthi, Department of Sinhala, University of Peradeniya was the key note speaker. The 3rdannual research Journal of the Department, edited by Ms. Kalyani Wijesundara and Manori Bandaragodage was also launched at the event.