Do you want to learn more about your personal and community history?
Have you ever wanted to interview an elder, a relative or community member to learn from their experiences and document their story?
Not sure where to start? The Brown Canada Project invites you to attend:
Sharing Our Stories: A Workshop on How-to Interview & Document South Asian Histories in Canada
CASSA’s Brown Canada Project presents an interactive skills-building workshop that will give you the tools to conduct personal interviews to document our communities’ histories. The workshop will be facilitated by Nayani Thiyagarajah the director of the groundbreaking documentary “Shadeism” and Sailaja Krishnamurti, professor of Humanities & South Asian Studies at York University.
WHEN: Monday, April 23rd from 6:30-8:30pm
WHERE: The 519 Community Centre, Room 106, 519 Church Street Toronto
Wheelchair accessible space.
WHY? Because our her/histories matter!
For more information and to RSVP, Please contact Krittika Ghosh at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (416) 932-1359 x18
Brown Canada is a community-led project documenting, creating, and sharing South Asian histories in Canada. Our collective entry point is through the Komagata Maru incident. The Brown Canada Project is based within the Council of Agencies Serving South Asians (CASSA)
Refreshments will be provided!