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‘SO THAT WE CAN DREAM’: SONGS OF MOUSHUMI BHOUMIK with OLIVER WEEK
September 23, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Friday 23rd September, 6 – 8:30 pm @ MayDay Rooms
Moushumi Bhowmik’s music from Bengal is ‘deeply political but she does not write or perform the stereotypical protest song … [her songs are] characterised by the politics of the everyday and the images of the everyday … they appeal for empathy and write about emancipation and they write about the power of the dream.’ (Professor Sumangala Damodaran, singer and author of ‘The Radical Impulse: Music in the Tradition of the Indian People’s Theatre Association’.
MayDay Rooms will be in conversation with Moushumi, alongside Dr. Priyanka Basu, about her practice and approach to archiving. Drinks provided!
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