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Webinar: The Politics of Memorialisation in Sri Lanka

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January 18th 2021, Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Centre for Policy Alternatives (CPA) hosted a webinar ‘The Politics of Memorialisation in Sri Lanka’ on January 18, 2021. The discussion was held in light of the recent demolition of the Mullivaikkal Memorial in Jaffna University.

The panellists included Senior Lecturer at the University of Jaffna Dr. Mahendran Thiruvarangan, artist and activist Prof. Chandraguptha Thenuwara, author and researcher on peacebuilding and reconciliation Sarah Kabir, and moderated by Bhavani Fonseka, Senior Researcher at the Centre for Policy alternatives.

Watch a recording of the discussion which was followed by a short Q and A here.