Immigration in Film Series: Bhaji on the Beach

When: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Shoemaker : 2102
Event Type(s): Movie/Film/Video

Join the Center for the History of the New America for the next installment of our Immigration in Film series with a special screening of the 1993 film Bhaji on the Beach!

Set in Birmingham, England, the film follows a group of women of Indian descent -- some British-born, some immigrants -- as they take a trip to the English seaside. The film explores issues of intergenerational relationships, sexuality, race, and the meaning of sisterhood. Discussion led by Dr. Marit Knollmueller of the English and Comparative Literature.

Free and open to the public. Pizza and soda will be provided.

Website: http://newamerica.umd.edu/film.php




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