Harvard South Asia Institute (SAI) and Faiz Foundation Trust invite you to a program on The 1947 Partition of British India. All are invited to our special Partition events in August – the discussions, exhibitions and performances are free and open to the public.
MONDAY, AUGUST 7, 2017
Ali Institute of Education, Lahore, Pakistan
Ferozpur Road, Lahore, Pakistan
Session I: Roundtable Discussion:
“Implications of Mass Dislocation Across Geographies”
Facilitated by Professor Jennifer Leaning,
T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Session II: Hum DekheiN Gey Performers:
Adeel Hashmi, Mira Hashmi, Asad Anees
The performance will consist of the two narrators (Adeel and Mira) reading (reciting) selected passages from the writings of Alys and Faiz. The performance will also include poems written on the Partition.