A promising poet of the new generation, Supun Athukorala will launch his second book on poetry and prose titled ‘Sarada Nuba Tharu Wela’ at the Mahaweli Centre in Colombo 7 on 9 September 2020.
An emerging voice on the Sri Lankan poetry circuit, Supun has successfully connected with his audiences through the ingenuity and creativity of his poetic works inspired by subjects ranging from love, hatred, emotions, nature and more thereby finding a place in the souls of many people.
With a passion for writing, Supun has nurtured a deeper connection with words from his childhood which prompted him to launch his inaugural collection of poems through his book titled “Premayata Idak Etha” in 2017 in which he introduced his poetic prowess to his readers.
The launching ceremony of his latest book “Sarada Nuba Tharu Wela” is scheduled to take place at 3:30 pm on Wednesday, 9 September at the Mahaweli Centre auditorium amidst the presence of a distinguished gathering.
Well-known literary scholar Chulananda Samaranayake is tipped to deliver the keynote address while popular poets, Sunanda Karunarathne and Lahiru Kithalagama are also expected to address the gathering. Famous show host, Saman Jayarathna will perform the role of ‘Master of Ceremonies’ during the event.
“Sarada Nuba Tharu Wela” is a publication of ‘Santhawa’ Publishers.