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Blue Dot Sessions III

Sept.. 24, 2016


Mobile Men, The Story of Migrants

We hosted the third edition of the Blue Dot sessions at our space in Malviya Nagar Saturday, on the 24th of September, at 4:30 PM. The session focused on the mobilisation of rural population to the cities, especially in the context of this phenomena transpiring in the matrix that involves a migrant population from Jharkhand, Odisha and Bihar moving to New Delhi.

The rundown for the evening was as follows:

4:30 PM: Engaging with the space, discussion / casual conversation with new attendees.

4:45 PM: Screening of the Dhenuki Cinema Project film (21')

5:05 PM: Opening talk by Siba Barkataki, PhD scholar at Jawaharlal Nehru University on the subject of migration, its historical precedents, contemporary associations from around the world.

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM: Food/beverage, discussion

6 PM - 6:30 PM: Sharing of stories by invited guests, members of the migrant population.

6:30 PM: Screening of Sourav Sarangi's 'Char' (2012, 88')

8 PM - 8:15 PM: Closing notes, discussion



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B 1/10 (Third Floor), Near Apeejay School, Malviya Nagar
New Delhi, Delhi 110017

Open To: Everyone