Name: Dr. Pulsara Liyanage
Designation: Senior Lecturer I
Department: Department of Western Classical Culture & Christian Culture
Telephone: 0112903716
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Academic Qualifications:
Ph.D.,  Peradeniya.
M.A.,  Peradeniya.
B.A., Peradeniya,
Teaching Experience:
30 years as a teacher in the University of Kelaniya (from 1984).
Administrative Experience:
Member of the board of judges - State Drama Festivel 2015
Participated as a Resource Person in 14th National Olympic Academy, Sessions held at Bandarawela, October 2015
Research and Publications:
Vivi: A Biography of Vivienne Goonewardena Colombo, 1998.
Research Articles :
Women in Politics in Sri Lanka: The Left Movement, Colombo, 2012.
Seminar Papers:
The Position of Women in Buddhism: The Lived Experience, Seoul, 1991.
Research Interest:
Democracy: Challenges to and Rule of Law, Women’s’ involvement in politics in Sri Lanka, Greek architectural elements used in Sri Lankan architecture.
Current Research Activities:
Authoring book on Greek literary criticism.
International & National Workshop/Seminar/Conference & Participation:
Second Asian Women’s Consultation on Interfaith Dialogue 1991.
13th National Convention on Women’s Studies, Colombo, 2012.
Keynote Addresses:
Guest Lecture at Book Launch – Sinhala translation by Prabha Manuratne of M.E.Chavis’ "Meena,Heroin of Afghanistan", March, 2008.
Keynote Address at Launch of book, "Feminism: A Collection of Essays by Bernadeen Silva", April, 2012.
Book Reviews and Articles published regularly in the print and electronic media