Remembering Partition: 75 Years of Independence-Partition


Date and Time 
October 6, 2022
5:00pm to 7:00pm
Green Library, 5th floor Bender Room
General Public
Event Sponsor 
Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies, Center for South Asia, Stanford University Libraries

Come join us as we commemorate 75 years since the Partition of the Indian subcontinent with a panel discussion and presentation about the collaboration between The 1947 Partition Archive and Stanford Libraries to make almost 10,000 oral histories of Partition witnesses available online for streaming. The panel will feature local Partition witnesses; Founder of The 1947 Partition Archive, Guneeta Singh Bhalla; Fisher Family Director of Stanford Global Studies and Associate Professor in Theater and Performance Studies, Jisha Menon; and South Asian Studies Curator at Stanford Libraries, C. Ryan Perkins.