Romesh Gunesekera at the BBC Awards – Photograph

Series nameBackground Information

This colour photograph was taken at the BBC Asia Awards ceremony, held on 28 November 1998 at the BBC Network East Live Mega Mela. Gunesekera was the 1998 award winner for Achievement in Writing and Literature.

Date of Creation / Publication1998
Associated Person/ OrganisationGunesekera, Romesh; BBC
Collection and Reference NumberRomesh Gunesekera Collection (GB 2661 RG)
Catalogue NumberRG/BI/2
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.