The Unknown Fate Of Thousands In Sri Lanka

Link in Kafila http://kafila.org/2013/09/02/the-unknown-fate-of-thousands-in-sri-lanka-leena-manimekalai/ Link in  https://www.colombotelegraph.com/index.php/the-unknown-fate-of-thousands-in-sri-lanka/   By Leena Manimekalai – Leena Manimekalai By the wayside: This wreath/ with no name attached /is for you/who has no grave/ As the place of earth/ which embraced you/ could not be found/this wreath was

Literary Post-mortem in Jaffna: Ploughing the Wounds of Conflict

Sanitized version of my article below in “The Hindu” http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/events/let-the-healing-begin/article5006799.ece “Absent, I come to the home of the absent “ – Poet Mahmoud Darwish Traveling on A9 highway connecting rest of Srilanka to Jaffna Peninsula, the former rebel runway, now