Whose image is it anyway?

Online event
Bangladesh at 50, Cultural events, Heritage and museums
Wednesday 19th May (17:00) - Saturday 19th June 2021 (18:00)

Join photographers Kois Miah and Phil Maxwell alongside Magda Keaney, Senior Curator of Photographs at the National Portrait Gallery, to discuss the ethics of ownership, focussing specifically on photographs of the East End’s Bangladeshi community from the 1970s to the present day. The event will be convened by Nishat Alam from Khidr Collective Zine. 

Book your free tickets via Eventbrite The event will be hosted on Zoom and you will receiving joining instructions 1-2 days before the event. 

Bangladesh 50 Years

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the independence of Bangladesh, Tower Hamlets Local History Library & Archives is proud to present a programme of free online events exploring the connections between the War of Independence in 1971 and the local community here in the East End. All events are free and take place between March and May 2021.