Romesh Gunesekera and Triton – Photograph

Series nameBackground Information

This colour image of Romesh Gunesekera was taken in October 1997 in Palmero, Sicily. A statue of Triton, an ancient Greek sea deity, stands in the background.

Date of Creation / Publication1997
Associated Person/ OrganisationGunesekera, Romesh
Collection and Reference NumberRomesh Gunesekera Collection (GB 2661 RG)
Catalogue NumberRG/BI/4
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated
Access to originalsThe originals are located with Romesh Gunesekera
Series notesThe digitised materials in this section comprise three photographs of Romesh Gunesekera, and selected pages from the 1998 BBC Asia Awards Programme. Gunesekera was the award winner for Achievement in Writing and Literature.

Collection notesThe Romesh Gunesekera Collection contains digital extracts of his short stories and novels, as well as several poems. The material also includes photographs, handwritten detailed research notes, and annotated manuscripts.