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home  > Community Response  > A Community Meetings: Shabnam Hashmi Of "Sahmat", July - August 2002

Events Schedule
Boston: August 28th

Interview contact:
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Ram: 212 227 2196

Break the Silence! Stories and Testimonies from Gujarat  (PDF Only, 33 pages, 78 Kbytes)

An Attempt to Share the Grief and Pain of the Genocide Victims by Shabnam Hashmi

Released in New York at a meeting on July 17, 2002 copies available at SAHMAT Rs. 100/

in US for $ 10/-

U.S.: Shabnam Hashmi Program on Gujarat Riots

While Patriotic India is Busy in Its Jingoism, the Victims of the Continuing Genocide in Gujarat Are Rotting
By Shabnam Hasmi, June 21, 2002

Thoughts from Shabnam Hashmi in New Delhi
June 20, 2002

Appeal from Sahmat
June, 2002

Sahmat exhibition gets big response
HTC, Friday, March 22, 2002

New Delhi The response to the photo exhibitions and sale of artworks organised in the Capital to raise funds for relief and rehabilitation of the riot victims in Gujarat has been overwhelming with the sale crossing Rs 3 lakh on Thursday. ..

This was announced by the Safdar Hashmi Memorial Trust (SAHMAT), which has organised the exhibition. SAHMAT had urged the artists to send their works for the sale. Over 121 works were collected, which included many of well-known artists like Satish Gujral, Arpana Caur and Jatin Das.

Ethnic Cleansing In Ahmedabad: A Preliminary Report, SAHMAT, Fact Finding Team To Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad, 10-11th March 2002

A Community Meetings on the Situation in Gujarat & Communal Harmony in India with Shabnam Hashmi Of "Sahmat"
July - August 2002

Shabnam Hashmi who is currently travelling through the US will be happy to meet up with secular groups or individuals from India in the US. She is carrying Gauhar Raza's video on Gujarat -'Evil Stalks the Land", an exhibition on Gujarat, her document - 'Break the Silence' and would be speaking on the present ground situation in Gujarat.

Here are dates of locations she will be in the coming month, she can be contacted via the this e-mail address or her e-mail address

Events Details

  • August 23rd: New Jersey

  • August 23rd: Philadelphia

  • August 25th: New York

    When:12-4 pm
    Where: Brecht Forum
    122 West 27th St, between 6th and 7th Av. New York

  • August 25th, New Jersey

    When: 6 pm Where: Wilson Center, Farleigh Dickinson Unversity, Hackensack, NJ

  • August 28th: MIT: Boston

    When: 7 pm
    Where: RM 4-370, MIT

    sponsored by: Insaniyat, AID-Boston, the Alliance for a Secular and Democratic South Asia, and the South Asia Center (SAC).

    Recently Concluded Events:

    Sunday, 7/21/2002 Dept. of Physics, University of Maryland, 6pm, Baltimore, MD
    Monday, 7/22/2002 Washington
    Friday, 7/26/2002 Richardson, Irving
    Saturday, 7/27//2002 Houston, TX
    Sunday, 7/28/2002 Austin, TX
    Friday, 8/2/2002 Columbus, Ohio/Chicago
    Saturday, 8/3/2002 Chicago
    Sunday, 8/4/2002 Minnesota
    Friday, 8/9/2002 Atlanta
    Saturday, 8/10/2002 Tampa, Florida
    Sunday, 8/11/2002 Fort Lauderdale/Orlando
    Friday, 8/16/2002 Los Angles
    Saturday, 8/17/2002 Portland, Seattle
    Sunday, 8/18/2002 Bay Area, CA
    Friday, 8/23/2002 New Jersey
    Saturday, 8/24/2002 Philadelphia
    Sunday, 8/25/2002 New York

    For exact venues contact: Manzoor Ghori/ Naveed ,800 San Antonio Road, #1, Palo Alto CA 94303 Ph 650 856-0440