Attend: 'Stories of Survival'
Join us as we explore the 1947 Partition through a special screening of crowdsourced survivor footage followed by witnesses sharing their stories.
Date: October 30, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Tickets: FREE! Register Now.
Venue: Skydeck in Berkeley, CA
- Huffington Post | Recording History: The 1947 Partition Archive
August 18, 2014, New York
- The Atlantic | The Fading Memory of South Asia's Partition
August 15, 2014, New York
- The Wall Street Journal | Oral history project races to record voices of Partition survivors in India and Pakistan
August 12, 2014, Delhi
- The Hindu | U.S. group preserves memories of Partition
March 8, 2014, Delhi
- The News International | Archiving memories of a shared, Partitioned past
October 30, 2013, Karachi
- The Hindustan Times | A file in time...
October 21, 2013, Chandigarh
- The New York Times | Potent Memories from a Divided India
August 14, 2013, New York
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The 1947 Partition Archive
PO Box 9505
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What we do
Video: Ali Shan migrated from East to West Punjab.
Video: Kazi Shamsuzzaman migrated from West to East Bengal.
Video: Ajit Cour migrated from West to East Punjab