Coffee table book on Tissa
Minister T B Ekanayake
A coffee table book about the work and life of renowned cinema expert
and gifted Sinhala and English writer Tissa Abeysekara will be launched
soon by the Tele Makers Guild.
The book will be launched at the Tissa Abeysekara Sameepa Roo
memorial function which is held to commemorate his death anniversary.
The agreement was signed at a event held at Sausiripaya in the
presence of Cultural Minister T B Ekanayake. NFC Chairman Asoka
Serasinghe, Tower Hall Foundation Director General lawyer Douglas
Siriwardena, Tele Makers Guild president Suresh Abeysekara and artistes
Sudath Rohana, Udayakantha Warnasuriya, Bennett Ratnayake, D G Somapala,
Anuruddha Jayasinghe, Niroshan Illeperuma, Rohana Dandeniya, Wasath
Chandrasiri Gamlath and many others took part in the event.
Asanka Abeysekara, Dimithra Abeysekara and writer and senior
journalist Ajith Galapatti also took part in the event. The book
comprises details of Abeysekara's life, his creations, philosophy,
academic research and occupation. It will be printed soon.