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Sep 20

KASHMIR: Resist to Exist digital inquiry & screening

Digital Humanities Center, 103 Milstein Center

Resist to Exist art by Zarina Teli and Sumaya Teli
art by Zarina Teli and Sumaya Teli

Digital Inquiry on Kashmir: 2pm-4pm

Using digital tools like Media Thread, we will critically engage media coverage, along with gaps in media coverage, of the Indian military siege and occupation of Kashmir. Session led by Digital Scholarship Librarian Madiha Choksi.

Khoon Diy Baarav (Blood Leaves Its Trail) film screening and discussion: 4pm-7pm

Directed by Iffat Fatima. 90 minutes. In Kashmiri, Urdu, and English, with subtitled in English. A documentary on Kashmiri memory and resistance to Indian occupation in the face of enforced disappearances and other forms of state violence. Followed by a post-screening panel discussion with Hafsa Kanjwal and Samia Shafi.

Sponsored by: Barnard Library | Barnard Center for Research on Women | Barnard Digital Humanities Center | Stand With Kashmir