Brick Lane Circle seminars for Bangladesh@50

Online Zoom
Bangladesh at 50, Heritage and museums, Workshops and activities
Tuesday 2nd (11:51) - Monday 15th November 2021 (11:51)

Thursday 2 December 2021, 3.00-5.00pm

The Plight of the Bihari Refugees in Bangladesh

By Khalid Hussain (Advocate)

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Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 6.30 - 8.30pm 

Reading actress autobiographies from the Indian People’s Theatre Association (IPTA) in Calcutta By Twisha Singh Doctoral Researcher at the Department of History and Classical Studies, McGill University, Canada

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 Saturday 11 December 2021, 1.00-3.00pm

Haor Calling: An outline of environmental history in northeast Bangladesh

By Iftekhar Iqbal, PhD Associate Professor, History and International Studies Programme, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Universiti Brunei Darussala

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Wednesday, 15 December 2021, 6.30 - 8.30pm 

Songs of Deviance and Defiance A proposition of decolonial subjectivity through Bhawaiya folk songs of North Bengal

By Dr Nasrin Khandoker Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Jahangirnagar University

Chair: Dr Richard David Williams, SOAS, University of London

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