Events

Literary Evening With Nayomi Munaweera

International Centre for Ethnic Studies, Colombo cordially invites you On Writing War, Imagining Peace: A Conversation with author, Nayomi Munaweera about her novel, “ Island of a Thousand Mirrors” ( long- listed for Man Asia Literary Prize) on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at the ICES Auditorium, 2, Kynsey Terrace, Colombo 8 ...

Workshop on ‘Post-War Futures

Workshop on ‘Post-War Futures’ International Centre for Ethnic Studies, KANDY 21st February 2013 More than three years following the conclusion of a three-decade-old armed conflict, Sri Lanka’s social, economic and political future appears uncertain. While armed conflict is absent, there has been little progress in realising a just and equal society where diversity and dissent ...

What Ails Higher Education in Sri Lanka

by Muttukrishna Sarvananthan Ph.D. (Principal Researcher, Point Pedro Institute of Development, Point Pedro) Dr. Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri (Head, Department of History, University of Colombo and President, Federation of University Teachers’ Associations) will respond on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 4.00 pm at the ICES Auditorium , 2 Kynsey Terrace Colombo 08 ...

About Elly

ABOUT ELLY (Iran) A Film by Asghar Farhadi Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 3.00 and 5.30 pm at the ICES Auditorium , 2 Kynsey Terrace Colombo 08 ...

Displacement, Transitional Justice and Reconciliation

Displacement, Transitional Justice and Reconciliation: Assumptions, Challenges and Lessons by Dr Megan Bradley 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Thursday 17th January 2013 ICES Auditorium Please confirm your participation by calling or mailing Lakmali Alwis Email- lakmalices@gmail.com, Telephone- 011-2685085 ...

Healing the Wounds, Rebuilding Sri lanka After the War

Healing the Wounds, Rebuilding Sri lanka After the War Edited by Dhammika Herath and Kalinga Tudor Silva Thursday 24th January at the ICES Auditorium at 5.30PM ...

English Vinglish

English Vinglish (subtitles in English) to be shown at ICES Auditorium on Tuesday the 29th of January at 3.00 and 5.30 PM ...

The Budget, Education and the Priorities in Post-War Sri Lanka

The Budget, Education and the Priorities in Post-War Sri Lanka by Dr Ananda Jayawickrama Wednesday, 23 January 2013 at 4:30pm At ICES (Kandy) Auditorium ...

Religion as a Cultural Resource in the Making of Asian Modernities

‘Religion as a Cultural Resource in the Making of Asian Modernities’ ICES Auditorium, No 2 Kynsey Terrace, Colombo 8 on Thursday 3rd January, 2013 at 4.pm. Arjun Appadurai is currently Goddard Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University. Arjun Appadurai served as Senior Advisor for Global Initiatives at ‘The New School’ in ...

Human Rights International Film Festival

Human Rights International Film Festival December 10 – 12, 2012 Daily 3:00 p.m and 5:30 p.m. International Centre for Ethnic Studies is pleased to invite you to the International Human Rights Film Festival – Monday, December 10th to Wednesday, December 12th at the ICES Auditorium, 2, Kynsey Terrace, Colombo 8 at 3:00 p.m. and 5:30 ...