Tag: Partition

“Borders Are There But Stories Can Bridge the Gap” – Cinema’s Power women at eShe Peace Summit

What powerful women directors and producers from India and Pakistan had to say at eShe Indo-Pak Peace Summit Led by Women By Shweta Bhandral “The more the content travels the more empathy it builds.” – Mehreen Jabbar “Art reflects society not just by mirroring it but by mirroring it with some perspective.” – Alankrita Shrivastava […]

How a Youth-Led Team Is Using Virtual Reality to Help Partition Veterans Find Closure

Saadia Gardezi and her teammates at Project Dastaan use technology to help the Partition generation revisit the land of their birth. By Shweta Bhandral Jinne Lahore ni wakheya o jamiya ni (one who has not seen Lahore is not born). Saadia Gardezi grew up in Lahore, a city of history, art, culture, and literature. “Working with […]