Session III: Collaboration for Professional Excellence in Literary Studies

1. A Palimpsestuous Reading of Shehan Karunatilaka’s Chinaman- Power Dynamics of the Palimpsest of Sri Lankan English
Aparna Hettiarachchi

2. The Interdependence of Gender, Sexuality, Ethnic and Class Binaries in Shyam Selvadurai’s Funny Boy and Cinnamon Gardens
Oshanthaka Cabraal

3. The Symptom of Situational Consciousness in Third-World Literature: Exploring Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children
BDK Anandawansa and HAMA Hapugoda

4. Power and Displacement: En Route to Female Empowerment
F Nuzla Nawaz