Subject: Against AFSPA | National Gallery of Modern Art | 9 December | 5pm-9pm
Aditi Chitre, Iris Yingzen, Nalini Malani, Raqs Media Collective,
Rekha Rodwittiya, Riyas Komu, Sharmila Samant, Shilpa Gupta,
Surendran Nair, Vasudha Thozhur, Tushar Joag
5pm | History of the Irom Sharmila Solidarity Campaign | Mukta Srivastava
5.15pm | Discussion of AFSPA in art and law | Mihir Desai, Flavia Agnes, Ritu Diwan, Zasha Colah
6.15pm | Procession of Artist's Flags | Carried to NGMA by students of JJ School of Art, Rachna Sansad and MSU Baroda, led by Sharmila Samant and Sumesh Sharma
6.30pm | Film Screening | A screening of films takes up the struggle for identity, and the removal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act 1958 from the viewpoint of Manipur.
Kavita Joshi, Tales from the Margins, 2006
Haobam Pawan Kumar, AFSPA 1958, 2006
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