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Voices of Partition

George Washington University, Washington DC - November 30, 2016
Doors at 3:00pm
Begins at 3:30pm

Partition witnesses:
Mr. Esar Ahmad
Dr. Verma
Dr. Kavita Daiya, George Washington Unversity

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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania - December 17, 2016
Ludington Library
Doors at 1:30pm
Begins at 2:00pm

Partition witnesses
Mr. Victor Gill
Dr. Surdendra Gambhir
Dr. Om Gandhi
Dr. Amber Abbas, St. Joseph's University
Dr. Shreeyash Palshikar, Albright College

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Story Scholars Program

Applications are now open!
Deadline to apply: January 15, 2017
2017 Marks the 70th anniversary of Partition.  There is a great urgency to record stories now.  Join this final effort to preserve the last of our memories.

Portal: Hindustan Times &

An interactive project exploring stories from 1947
Hindustan Times and collaborate with The 1947 Partition Archive in bringing you an educational and exploratory portal showcasing stories, maps and commentary related to Partition.
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