Short-listed Gratiaen Prize 2002 for the short story collection The Window Cleaner’s Soul
Air Mobility, Ten Heads and Universal Authority: Constructing Ravana in the Folk Imagination of Sabaragamua — a FolkoricStudy
Medawattegedara, L. (2022).“A Sri Lankan Arrives in Hell”: A Case of Laughing at ‘Sri Lanka’ and the ‘Sri Lankan’ in a Collection of Modern Folktales in Humor and the Performance of Power in South Asia edited by Sasanka Perera and Dev Nath Pathak. Routledge India: 2022.
Medawattegedara, L. (2022). “A ‘Nation’ and an Ancient Flying Machine: Locating the Folkloric Significance of King Ravana’s Dadumonaraya in the Folktales of Sabaragamuwa.” Vistas Issue 1, Volume 15- 2022
Medawattegedara, L. (2022). “How to Read “Silence” in a Literary Text without a Teacher: ODL Learners’ Perceptions of Studying Literary Texts through the Online Mode.” OUSL Journal, Volume I7, 2, 2022.
Medawattegedara, L. (2021). Air Mobility, Ten Heads and Universal Authority: Constructing Ravana in the Folk Imagination of Sabaragamua — a Folkoric Study. OUSL Journal 2021: Volume I, No. 2.
Medawattegedara, L. (2019).“Your Majesty, your son is unable to learn?”: A Study of the Notions of ‘Learning’ and ‘Teaching’ Inscribed in a Sample of Southern Folk Tales from Ancient Lanka. OUSL Journal 2020: Volume 14, No 2.
Medawattegedara, L. (2018).″Should my wives make a disturbance I will beat the whole of them… “: A Study of Gender-based Violence in Sinhala Folktales. Nivedini-Journal of Gender Studies Vol. 22 December 2018.
Medawattegedara, L. (2014). Masculinity—A Temporary Matter? Or an Open Window?: A Masculine Re-reading of the GCE A/L English Literature Anthology of Short Stories.Changing Paradigms in English Language Teaching: Selected Papers from the 7th International Conference of the Sri Lanka English Language Teachers’ Association, 2014.
Medawattegedara, L. (2012). Instrument of Power, Oppression or Deception?: The Politics of Bilingulaism in Sri Lankan Literature. VISTAS, the Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, Volume 7 & 8, December 2012.