Anita Dorai presents Kumarsutra Live in SL

Kumar Sutra is unapologetically honest and the audience loves it.

Good France - World’s Greatest French Dinner

Goût de France (Good France ) is a unique global event that is held in 5 continents with the participation of over 150 countries.

CFW celebrates Colombo: Fashion + Food

The Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) 2019 running under the theme ‘Celebrate Colombo’ brings together 3 iconic hotels known to the Galle ...

CFW - BTS with the Fashion Film Makers

Fashion and Film is now an integral part of the Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) as it invites aspiring film Directors to showcase their work...

Patio 25

Patio 25 is a place with a little bit of everything! With lots of food, lots of drinks, a karaoke lounge, a game station and even a clu...

Patio 25: All In One Restaurant & Lounge

Patio 25 down Milagiriya Avenue is a restaurant like no other.

FGLF Day 5 - HOME FIRE: KAMILA SHAMSIE

Kamila Shamsie’s book Home Fire was the winner of the Women’s Prize for Fiction of 2018. It takes the shape of its story from Sopho...

FGLF Day 4 - LANDSCAPES AT SUNSET: SIR DON MCCULLIN

Sir Don McCullin is the world’s greatest photojournalist and there is no doubt about it! At this session, he spoke about his most re...

FGLF Day 4 - POETRY PERFORMANCE: NICOLE MAY

Nicole May is a new upcoming performance poet from the UK. She read a few of her poetry pieces and spoke about her youth and her writ...

FGLF Day 4 - REEF TURNS 25: ROMESH GUNESEKERA

Romesh Gunesekera’s first novel ‘Reef’ which won the Booker Prize in 1994 celebrates 25 years! A book that has been read and admi...

FGLF Day 4 - YOU CAN GO HOME AGAIN: SENTHURAN VARATHARAJAH

Senthuran Varatharajah is an award-winning German novelist of Sri Lankan origin. His debut novel Vor der Zunahme der Zeichen won severa...

FGLF Day 4 - A LIFE ON STAGE: SIMON WILLIAMS

Simon Williams’ is one of UK’s most renowned actors whose had an extensive acting career both on stage and in film. His recent film...

FGLF Day 3 - VOICE AND SPACE: KAMILA SHAMSIE AND TISHANI DOS...

Does gender bias remain? Two celebrated writers, Kamila Shamsie and Tishani Doshi discussed the nature, scopeand impact of gender bias ...

FGLF Day 3 - TRIGGER MORTIS: ANTHONY HOROWITZ

“You first priority should be to never upset the people who love your characters!” As one of the most prolific and successful wri...

FGLF Day 3 - MY MOTHER’S WEDDING DRESS: JUSTINE PICARDIE

“Don’t buy clothes that make you feel bad about yourself. Don’t buy clothes thinking you’ll wear it when you lose weight. Don...

FGLF Day 3 - MAPPILLAI: CARLO PIZZATI

“Someone called me a reverse coconut; white on the outside, brown on the inside!” said Carlo Pizzati as he spoke about his book ‘...

FGLF Day 3 - KATHMANDU: THOMAS BELL

In this solo performance, Thomas Bell spoke about his highly acclaimed book ‘Kathmandu: The Biography of a City” and the backstory ...

FGLF Day 3 - THE TEA PLANTER’S WIFE: DINAH JEFFERIES

The Tea Planter’s Wife is set in 1920’s Ceylon and follows the story of 19 year old Gwendolyn Hooper as she steps into Sri Lanka to...

FGLF 2019 - IS THIS A DAGGER? : ANTHONY HOROWITZ AND CHARLES...

Anthony Horowitz and Charles Cumming are two masters of the detective and espionage genre and in this duet, they spoke extensively abou...

FGLF 2019 - THE PLAY’S THE THING – SIR DAVID HARE

David Hare is one of Britain’s best-known screenwriters and playwrights, with over 30 plays and 25 screenplays for film and televisio...

FGLF 2019 - MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS: NANDANA SEN, ANNE ENRIGHT...

Anne Enright’s ‘Making Babies: Stumbling into Motherhood’ meets Rachel Johnson’s ‘The Mummy Diaries’ along with advocate fo...

FGLF 2019 - THE JURY IS OUT : BACHI KARKARIA

Bachi Karkaria’s book ‘In Hot Blood’ is the first non-fiction account of the 1959 murder case that shook India when naval command...

FGLF 2019 - THE GIRLS ARE COMING OUT OF THE WOODS – TISHAN...

Indian poet, writer and dancer, Tishani Doshi at her session conversed openly about her childhood, her influences, women and poetry and...

FGLF 2019 - JUST LIKE US: TASSIE SENEVIRATNE AND SARAH KABIR

Two writers, Tassie Seneviratne and Sarah Kabir discussed their work in an engaging duet.

The FGLF 2019 Begins!

The much-awaited Fairway Galle Literary Festival (FGLF) 2019 kicked off its 4-day Festival on the 16th of January 2019 at the Fairway P...

FGLF 2019 - In Conversation with Justin Whyte

Justin Whyte is an Australian born composer, songwriter, jazz pianist, vocalist and producer. Justin talks to Life Online about his mus...

FGLF 2019- Megan Dhakshini

Megan Dhakshini is the author of her debut collection of poetry titled ‘Poison Apple’. Here she talks about her poetry, her style o...