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Objects: Identities: Meanings Programme :    Objects: Identities: Meanings
Venue Name: MAIN ART GALLERY, KAMALADEVI COMPLEX
Start Date: 16 Sep 2017
End Date: 25 Sep 2017
Start Time: 11:00
Category Name : EXHIBITION
 
 
Objects: Identities: Meanings
Insider Perspectives on Material Cultures from North East India
 
Exhibition based on a series of field research projects conducted by members of the North East Forum (NEF), Ambedkar University, Delhi between 2012-2014. The research objective used material artefacts to arrive at an insider perspective on how communities from North East India negotiate cultural transformation. Narratives collected describe the processes by which some elements of a culture survive, while others become insignificant. The materials in the exhibition are used by the following communities – Bodos (Assam), Khasi (Meghalaya), Mao Naga (Manipur), Meitei (Manipur), Rongmei Naga (Manipur) and Sumi (Nagaland)
 
Items on display for the exhibition include textile materials, clothing used for different occasions, pottery, photographs and video
 
Inauguration on Friday, 15th September 2017 at 18:30
 
On Monday 18 September 2017 at 18:30 – there will be a presentation by the researchers
 
(Collaboration: Centre for Community Knowledge, Ambedkar University)
 
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