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  • The South Asian Diaspora International Researchers’ Network is proud to announce the progress of its exciting project: Creative Lives: A South Asian Diaspora Interview Series The creative lives website houses timely conversations with prominent South Asian diasporic writers. It reveals the nascence of their writing careers, their inspirations past and present, their creative processes, passions,… Read more
  • The Institute of Commonwealth Studies is pleased to announce the publication on April 30, 2018 of: We Mark Your Memory: Writings from the Descendants of Indenture Edited by David Dabydeen, Maria del Pilar Kaladeen, and Tina K. Ramnarine ISBN: 978-1-912250-07-3 To mark the centenary of the abolition of the system of indenture in the British Empire… Read more
  • Recent Publications by SADIRN Member Professor Avtar Brah Avtar Brah recently retired as Professor of Sociology at Birkbeck as a specialist in race, gender and ethnic identity issues. She was awarded an MBE in 2001 in recognition of her research. Her recent publications include two interviews, an essay on the work of the… Read more
  • From the Director’s Desk – December 2017 Dear SADIRN Partners/Members Our last newsletter for 2017 is about to be published on the SADIRN website.  Please give it your attention.  As always, a warm welcome to new members, and I look forward to your involvement with our many activities. The main collaborative research event of the… Read more
  • Diaspora and Home In this new interview, celebrated theorist Homi Bhabha talks with SADIRN's Prof. Klaus Stierstorfer of Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Muenster, about migration, biography and culture – and how the refugee could become the model on which to think about new forms of belonging and citizenship.  Read the interview at:   Read more


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