May 3rd, Sunday, 6:00PM
Kirkland Performance Center
350 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, Washington 98033
Last fall, KUOW 94.9FM produced Two Indias, Near and Far, a six-part series about the Indian experience here in the Pacific Northwest and in Hyderabad, India.
The positive response from listeners inspired KUOW to team up with Tasveer and Pratidhwani and continue the community conversation. So we created Storywallahs: An Evening Of Storytelling.
For tips on what makes a great story, go to http://kuow.org/storywallahs
Inspired by The Moth — a weekly live storytelling show that airs on KUOW — the theme for our first Storywallahs is “misunderstood.” Anyone can sign up for a chance to tell a five-minute story about being misunderstood (or misunderstanding)! Or just come listen to great stories told by folks from the India and South Asian community.
OCTOBER 16th- 25th, 2015
Tasveer invites submission of film and video works on subjects related to South Asia and its Diaspora. Short films, experimental films, documentaries, and narratives of any length will be accepted in any digital formats. The 10-day film festival will foster an atmosphere of creative inquiry, filmmakers and audiences will engage in lively discussions, forums, and other collaborative interactive formats. South Asia includes: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tibet and its various Diasporas across the world…
April 24th-26th, 2015
Seattle Asian Art Museum
1400 E Prospect St, Seattle, WA 98112
Aaina: South Asian Womens’ Focus is a festival that celebrates and focuses on the artistic and activist work of South Asian women through performance art, visual art, films, workshops and conversations aimed at highlighting issues critical to the empowerment of SA women.
Yoni Ki Baat (YKB), is a featured program of Aaina, a South Asian adaptation of The Vagina Monologues. It is a growing collection of authentic, bold, powerful and poignant stories told by South Asian women. Seattle YKB has taken on a creative life of its own in a unique space of sharing and community through sourcing and presenting true stories from local South Asian women. Seattle YKB is nationally recognized event among South Asians.
September 16-20, 2004
The first ISAFF honors the concept of “one”. As we come together for Pacific Northwest’s first film festival to focus on South Asia,…