Upheaval in Sri Lanka

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Period20 Aug 2022

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Media contributions

  • TitleUpheaval in Sri Lanka
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletGateway - A Podcast from the Middle East Al Bawaba News, Amman Jordan, Jordan
    Media typePodcast
    Duration/Length/Size37 minutes
    DescriptionPod-cast interview with Shyamika Jayasundara-Smits, the author of An Uneasy Hegemony: Politics of State-Building and Struggles for Justice in Sri Lanka, forthcoming from Cambridge University Press.

    In this interview Shyamika discusses the recent protests in Sri Lanka, how social divisions served the country’s elite, and what Sri Lanka can teach other movements worldwide.
    Producer/AuthorNicholas Pritchard
    PersonsShyamika Jayasundara