SAWCC is proud to co-sponsor Yoni ki Raat @ Helen Mills Theatre 139 W 26th Street New York, NY May 16th, 8 pm May 17th, 4 pm RSVP here Buy Tickets here What is Yoni ki Raat? Yoni ki Raat (Night of the Vagina) is a transformational performance project by and about South Asian women[…]
Monday, April 20th, 7-9 pm @ Asian American Writers’ Workshop 112 W 27th St, 6th floor New York, NY SAWCC is continuing its signature salon-style meetings for creative South Asian women. These meetings are a space for nurturing our community and the informal sharing of creative projects or works-in-progress. This is our space to get[…]
Emerge: New Voices, New Mediums. A huge thank you to everyone who participated, attended & facilitated this year’s Literary Festival. We enjoyed insightful panel discussions & beautiful performances.
Friday April 3rd–Saturday, April 4th, 2015 Just as pioneering South Asian women define emerging literary mediums, these mediums also define us. Inspired by these movements, the South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC) presents Emerge: New Mediums, New Voices, a two-day interdisciplinary literary festival featuring screenwriters, memoirists and journalists who challenge the boundaries and contexts of[…]
Sunday, December 14th 2-5pm @ Asian American Writers’ Workshop 110-112 W. 27th St Buzzer 600 New York, NY 10001 An afternoon of sessions focusing on current film and video practices of South Asian women artists. We begin with spotlighting acclaimed filmmaker Shalini Kantayya in conversation with NYU professor, Tejaswini Ganti on the subject of fact vs. fiction in film, followed[…]
THANK YOU to everyone who came out on November 13 to support SAWCC at our annual benefit party! Our party-goers and supporters enjoyed music by Ashni and Kiran Ahluwalia with Rez Abbasi, hilarious stand up by Aparna Nancherla, and infectious beats by DJ Ushka while bidding on artwork in our silent auction. Enjoy a video[…]