Wednesday, March 26th 7-9pm Asian American Writers’ Workshop 110-112 W. 27th St, buzzer 600 New York, NY 10001 SAWCC is re-launching its …

March 14th, 2014

Category: Events, Talks


Slide Slam 2013

Tuesday, December 3rd, 7pm

SAWCC presents a slide slam with five visual artists working across genres to produce meditative works on artistic process and visual tactility.

November 6th, 2013

Category: Events, Film, Talks, Visual Art


Coolie Woman

Saturday, November 16, 5pm

A multimedia evening of text, image, and song celebrating the publication of Gaiutra Bahadur‘s book Coolie Woman: The Odyssey of Indenture

November 1st, 2013

Category: Events, Literature, Talks


Process/Practice/Portfolio 2.0

Saturday, July 13th and Sunday July 14th, 2013

SAWCC presents Process/Practice/Portfolio 2.0, an intensive seminar for South Asian women visual artists and academics to meet SAWCC artists, curators, and arts professionals; participate in panels; present and receive feedback on their work; and tour artists’ studios.

May 10th, 2013

Category: Events, Talks, Visual Art


Illuminating Contemporary Feminisms in South Asia

Monday, April 29, 2013, 7-9pm

Given the recent media attention to gender-based violence in South Asia, SAWCC presents two projects that imagine and create feminist spaces in urban and rural South Asia: Shilpa Phadke’s novel, Why Loiter? Women and Risk on Mumbai Streets, and Monica Jahan Bose and Nandita Ahmed’s collaborative printmaking and story project, “Storytelling with Saris.”

March 25th, 2013

Category: Events, Talks