SAWCC is pleased to announce a call for submissions for our upcoming visual arts exhibition curated by Shilpi Chandra … Continue readingOpen Call: Social Memory: Sites of Remembrance | Deadline Dec 21, 2022
Friday, December 9, 2022
Doors open 6:30pm, Event starts at 7pm
Bushra Rehman discusses her new novel Roses, in the Mouth of a Lion with Rajiv Mohabir. Roses is an unforgettable story about female friendship and queer desire in a Pakistani-American community in Corona, Queens. DJ Rekha will play an intro and closing set at the event.
… Continue readingRoses in the Mouth of a Lion Book Launch: Conversation and Celebration
Saturday, December 10, 2022
3:00 – 4:30 pm
Join Symin to discuss colonialism, colorism, feminism, gay stuff, and whatever other noteworthy topics of note arise in a totally fun, totally chill way. … Continue readingNotes For A Desi Utopia – An exhibition of film series by Symin Adive at Q.E.D.
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Join SAWCC for a screening and conversation on the architecture of the kitchen and the alarming cultural, social, and contemporary biases baked into the design of our everyday life from South Asia to America. … Continue readingKitchen Evolution: Screening and Conversation
Saturday, June 11
Panel discussion starts at 4pm
Join SAWCC for a panel discussion with South Asian artists, writers, and chefs as they share their personal food journeys and the impact and influence of the diaspora on their creative practices.
59 Orchard Street
New York, NY … Continue readingI Dream of Chili, Coriander, and Cardamom: South Asian Food in the Diaspora