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Indo + Caribbean closing sessions

This event has finished Took place on: Saturday, 11th Nov 2023

 £15

A day of talks and tours to mark the closing of the Museum of London Docklands Indo + Caribbean display.

Spotlighting the lesser-known history of Indian indenture in the British Caribbean, the display gives context to personal stories of Indo-Caribbean culture and its journey to and presence in London and the UK today.

With a curator-led tour, mixer and talks on genealogy, Carnival and the history of Indian indenture, this day will be an opportunity mark the final week of the display in style. This will also be a chance to meet our speakers and those who contributed to the display in a more informal setting.

Please note exact timings are to be confirmed and may be subject to change

11.30am: Curator-led tour of the Indo + Caribbean: The creation of a culture display

12pm: Studying Indenture – Dr Saurabh Mishra in conversation with Shereen Lafhaj

1.15pm: Ancestral Voices – a talk on bringing to life the everyday stories of our ancestors by Lainy Malkani

1.45pm: To be confirmed

2.30pm: Tracing Roots – a talk and presentation from genealogist Shamshu Deen

3.15pm: Screening of Patricia Mohamed’s short film ‘Coolie Pink and Green’

3.30pm: Coolies and the Great War – Professor David Dabydeen in conversation with Arlen Harris


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This event has finished Took place on: Saturday, 11th Nov 2023

 £15

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2023-11-11 2023-11-11 Europe/London Indo + Caribbean closing sessions A day of talks and tours to mark the closing of the Museum of London Docklands Indo + Caribbean display. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2023/11/11/indo-caribbean-closing-sessions-360315 Museum of London Docklands,No.1 Warehouse, West India Dock Road, London,West India Dock Road,London

Location

Museum of London Docklands,

No.1 Warehouse, West India Dock Road, London,
West India Dock Road,
London,
E14 4AL

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