Ruhanie Perera is a performer, performance-maker and lecturer working in Colombo, Sri Lanka. She is a founding member of Floating Space Theatre Company, and is also attached to the Department of English, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka as a visiting lecturer in drama and literature. She completed her MA in Performance and Culture: Interdisciplinary Approaches at Goldsmiths, University of London in 2009. Her most recent research since includes A place for Herstory: Memory, Archive and Creative Agency, presented at the Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics and Ethics, University of Brighton, September 2013. Her most recent work as a performer includes Inscribing Her – a Solo performed during the presentation “The Body as Actant: Mediating Space, Gender and Violence in Post-War Sri Lanka” at the International Art Critics’ Association Seminar – Unpacking Multiple Identities within Gender Based Art, Colombo 2013.