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salaam activities (TG).pdf
This image depicts a flyer that addresses some of the major activities that will be happening at Salaam Toronto in 1989.

dance sexy (TG).pdf
This image depicts a small flyer that was handed out in 1996 that asks people to come join a dance party with local female DJs.

1994 programming highlights(TG).pdf
This image depicts a document that highlighted significant events and works that were to happen at the 1994 Desh Pardesh festival.

1999-1(TG).pdf
This image depicts a news article that describes the kind of cultural work that Desh Pardesh is doing by breaking boundaries of identity and tradition.

1996-2(TG).pdf
This image depicts a pamphlet that draws attention to specific parts of the 1996 Desh Pardesh festival that are of special interest.

1995-1(TG).pdf
This image depicts a detailed program outline for the May 10-14 1995 Desh Pardesh festival. It outlines all that will take place on the corresponding days.

DP027+030 - Rachel and Sheila (Final Transcript).pdf
Sheila and Rachel, in this oral interview, speak about their roles in Desh Pardesh, as a contributor and a programming coordinator, respectively. They explain the internal mechanisms of Desh, as well as its public perception at the time. The finish…

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In this oral history, Gita Kolanad talks about performing both in Singapore and in Toronto, as a writer, dancer, and martial artist. She says that what is most distinct about audiences in Toronto is their refusal of essentializing South Asian art.…

DP009 - Dunstan (Final Transcript).pdf
In this oral history Dunstan Egbert describes how he started volunteering with the Alliance for South Asian AIDS Prevention (ASAAP), and Desh Pardesh. He also worked with Khush, but explains why he identifies more as a ASAAP and Desi participant than…

Scholastic Surge Sep 26 1981.jpeg
A green poster for a dance hosted by Ryerson Lesbians and Gay Men and Gays at U of T.
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