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November 21, 2013: Ehsaas Readers and Writers Festival
November 30, 2013: The Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies Surrey launch of its published book, A Soldier Remembers
January 26, 2014: Komagata Maru Centennial Launch and Sikh Heritage Museum Exhibition Opening
The Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies Presents its Published Book, A Soldier Remembers
COPIES NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. $10.00 per copy. Please contact Sharanjit at 604-851-6325 to purchase.
DATE: Saturday, November 30th
PLACE: Surrey Newton Library Branch: 13795-70th Avenue, Surrey, BC
Ehsaas South Asian Readers and Writers Festival
WHEN: Thursday, November 21st
PLACE: Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies, UFV, Room F125
The Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies Presents Jaspreet Singh, Author of Helium
Thursday, October 10th, 2013
CICS, UHouse, F125
GirlKind Foundation and the Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies Present Every Girl Matters Day
Friday, October 11th, 2013
CICS, UHouse Room F125
GHADAR CENTENNIAL CONFERENCE 2013
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17th, 2013
Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies, F125
Sikh Heritage Museum Exhibition Opening: Commemorating the Ghadar Centennial
WHEN: Sunday, September 8th, 2013 (exhibition will run until January 23, 2014)
PLACE: Sikh Heritage Museum, 33089 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC
You are invited to attend the fourth exhibition opening of the Sikh Heritage Museum
WHEN: Sunday, June 30, 2013
WHERE: Sikh Heritage Museum, National Historic Site Gur Sikh Temple, Abbotsford, BC
TIME: 1 PM
UFV Hosts Dalit Poetics and Politics: Conference of Academics, Creative Writers & Activists
WHEN: April 12, 2013
WHERE: UFV Abbotsford Campus room B132
"It's a Man's Problem" A Conversation on Male Perpetrators of Partner Violence
Gary Thandi (MSW), will be presenting his research which presents the perspective of 17 front-line practitioners who, together, have more than 20 years of direct experience working with South Asian male perpetrators of intimate partner violence or their families. All the research participants - psychologists, program managers and counsellors, police and probation officers - are members of South Asian communities in the Lower Mainland.
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When: Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
Where: Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies, (F125, UHouse)
UFV is hosting Mahinder Kaur Doman who will be presenting the poetry and writings from her book Zhindagee: Selected stories from our first daughter, which looks at the stories and narratives of the female South Asian pioneers. The book recounts the stories of the first Indian daughters born in Canada, including the Fraser Valley, Paldi and Lake Cowichan.
WHEN: March 9, 2013
The Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies in partnership with the faculty and staff association and many other UFV partners is pleased to present the 'UFV International Women's Day.' The afternoon will begin with a screening of MisRepresentation followed by a keynote address by Bif Naked.
WHEN: Friday, March 8th, 2013
WHERE: B101 and keynote in B105
All are welcome to attend the next exhibition opening at the Sikh Heritage Museum located on the ground floor of the National Historic Site, Gur Sikh Temple in Abbotsford, BC.
This third exhibition is called "Canadian Sikhs: The Turban Challenge" and has been made possible through the funds from the Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch Assistant Deputy Minister's Office.
WHERE: Sikh Heritage Museum, 33084 South Fraser Way, Abbotsford, BC
WHEN: SUNDAY, JANUARY 20th, 2013 at 2PM
All are invited to attend, refreshments to follow
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The Centre for Indo-Canadian Studies in partnership with the City of Abbotsford's 'Abbotsford Building Connections' Project is pleased to present the Interfaith Dialogue: Sacred Texts and Religious Expressions. All are invited to attend. Please rsvp with Sharanjit at email@example.com
WHEN: MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2013
PLACE: Centre for Indo Canadian Studies, UHouse, University of the Fraser Valley