International Conference on Linguistics in Sri Lanka – ICLSL 2015

The first International Conference on Linguistics in Sri Lanka organized by the Department of Linguistics of the Faculty of Humanities was held on 6 August 2015.

While the Chief Guest of the conference was the Vice Chancellor of the University, the key note address was delivered by Prof. KNO Dharmadasa, a pioneering professor of Sinhala language and a former Dean of the Faculty of Arts at Peradeniya University.  A special lecture was delivered by Prof. MJS Wijerathna, the Chairperson of the Research Council.  The Deans of the faculties of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, the Head of the Department of Linguistics, academic staff, presenters of the conference and undergraduates were present at this occasion.