Book Party: Marianna’s Beauty Salon by Bushra Rehman | Thursday, May 24, 7-10 PM

Thursday, May 24 | 7-10 PM @ Asian American Writers’ Workshop 112 West 27th Street #600 New York, NY 10001 $5 suggested donation (no one will be turned away) RSVP HERE Join us to celebrate the launch of Marianna’s Beauty Salon, Bushra Rehman‘s first collection of poetry. Rehman is author of Corona, a dark comedy on[…]

Screening of “A Suitable Girl” with Directors Sarita Khurana and Smriti Mundhra | Saturday, April 7, 2–5PM

Date & time: Saturday, April 7, 2018, 2-5PM Venue: Queens Museum (New York City Building, Queens, 11368) Free and Open to the Public on a first come basis, no advance ticketing or RSVPs available. SAWCC co-presents Screening of A Suitable Girl with Directors Sarita Khurana and Smriti Mundhra on Saturday, April 7th, 2-5PM at Queens[…]

2018 Kickstarter Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon | Sunday, March 4, 11AM–5PM

Date & time: Sunday, March 4, 2018, 11AM – 5PM Location: Kickstarter HQ (58 Kent St, Brooklyn, NY 11222) RSVP through Eventbrite SAWCC is partnering with Kickstarter for their 2018 Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon— a collaborative campaign to help improve the coverage of women in the arts on Wikipedia! Join us at Kickstarter HQ in Greenpoint,[…]

Between protest and pleasure: Feminists occupying public space | Saturday, February 10, 12-3PM

Date & time: Saturday, February 10, 2018, 12-3 PM Location: NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis, 20 Cooper Sq, Fl 4th, New York, New York 10003 Please join us for a conversation that delineates strategies employed by South Asian feminists to occupy public space in South Asia as well as New York City. Shilpa Phadke,[…]

#Metoo at Met Breuer | Sunday, December 3, 4-5PM

The South Asian Women’s Creative Collective stands in solidarity with the #metoo movement and Jaishri Abichandani (artist, curator, and founder of SAWCC) as she organizes a collective, silent performance-protest at The Met Breuer on Sunday, December 3rd, 4-5 PM. Jaishri recently shared her experience of photographer Raghubir Singh– who currently has an exhibition up at the Met[…]

Apparatus of Power: Artist Talk with Shahzia Sikander | September 25, 6-8 PM

A Decolonizing Vision Speaker Series artist talk with visual artist Shahzia Sikander Date & Time: Monday, September 25, 2017, 6-8 PM Organizer: NYU Center for the Study of Gender & Sexuality Venue: 285 Mercer Street, 4th Floor This event is free & open to the public. Venue is accessible. This talk will explore Sikander’s pioneering practice that takes classical[…]