Author Archives: PeaceWorks

FILM SCREENINGS

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PeaceWorks has a large collection of films from all over the world, ranging from documentaries to animated shorts, which are available for viewing on the premises, and as a resource for students and teachers. Over the years these films have been taken to over sixty schools, screened for the students and then followed up with…

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SEAGULL THEATRE QUARTERLY

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STQ: a cannibal time (Issue 32/33) A special issue of the SEAGULL THEATRE QUARTERLY responding to the communalization of culture. The contents include the texts of talks given at a JANAM-sponsored national theatre activists meet by Aijaz Ahmed, Malini Bhattacharya, Brinda Karat, interviews with Habib Tanvir, G. P. Deshpande, H. S. Shivaprakash, an extract from…

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CONTACT

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CONTACT—A project conducted in collaboration with Save The Children in which we encouraged a group of 24 schoolchildren between 8 and 15 years to befriend, photograph and record the lives of various children working under the worst conditions of child labour We did this by first ‘teaching’ them the use of a camera and a…

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Share Stories Open Minds

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a tie up between PeaceWorks and Vikramshila, Women’s Interlinked Foundation and Kolkata Police project Nabadisha October 2010 we sent out a call for volunteers, to help us implement a project that uses the age old art of Storytelling.The response has been tremendous. Homemaker, teacher, student, senior citizen, journalist, naval architect, illustrator—profiles of just some of…

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