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In a Time of Burning

List of Contents

Series Editor’s Note
Translator’s Preface
Introduction
A Rainy Day
The Sea
Parting
A Sea-Shore Song
My Land
A Second Sunrise
When They Shot Him
Dead
Letters From an Army
Camp
I Could Forget All This
What Have We Lost?
A Letter To a Sinhala Friend
Amma, Don’t Weep
You Didn’t Weep
That Day
21 May 1986
In a Time of Burning
Rajani
Children
Apocalypse
Sunset
Ask
Colour
Midnight Mass
Chemmani
Cousin
On the Banks of the River
A Season of Pervading Light
Telephone Call
Nandikadal
A Stretch of Sand
Darkness
The Sea’s Story
After Apocalypse
Merged Landscapes
What Shall I Return to You?
About a Bear
Forest-Healing
Translator’s Notes
Biographical Notes