Title: Voices of Partition: Women and Partition
Date: Tuesday 5th April 2011
Location: Chapter Arts, Market Rd, Cardiff, South Glamorgan CF5 1QE
Voices of Partition explores the tragic events surrounding the partition of India in 1947. The project (supported by Gwanwyn festival) is holding a number of ‘Sangats’ or debates at Chapter Arts in Cardiff.
This evening explores the stories of women in partition, uncovering a silent history of violence, migration and resettlement. The event features music from Panjabi folk singer Sanyogita Kumari and a talk by Dr. Pippa Virdee, senior lecturer in modern South Asian history at DeMontfort University.
For more information visit www.chapter.org