Conference on Migration of Bengalis by Dr. Habiba Zaman & Dr. Sanzida Habib

Publication Link: Vol 31 No 1 (2019): Migration of Bengalis to Canada: History, Settlement, Identity and Activism | Alternate Routes: A Journal of Critical Social Research

A two-day conference to examine and document the history, settlement patterns and contributions of Bengalis to Canada, and BC in particular.

*Please note the venue for Saturday September 16 is SFU Harbour Centre and the venue for Sunday September 17 is UBC Institute of Asian Research

Dr. Habiba Zaman, Professor, SFU GSWS
Dr. Sanzida Habib, Research Associate, UBC CISAR

Keynote Speakers:
Dr. Tania Das Gupta and Dr. C. Emdad Haque

Funded by:
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Canada | Faculty of Arts and
Social Sciences (FASS) Dean Office, SFU | Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s
Studies (GSWS), SFU | Centre for India and South Asia Research (CISAR), UBC | Dr. Hari Sharma Foundation | David Lam Centre, SFU |Institute for the Humanities, SFU
Departments of History, and Sociology and Anthropology, SFU | School of
International Studies, SFU | An anonymous donor