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Indigo Mirrors: A Creative Exploration of the Tainted History of the Indigo Dye in Bengal

26 January 2019 - 26 January 2019

11am-1pm |  JHG Gallery 3 | FREE

Performance and discussion

Join writer Nazneen Ahmed for a dramatic reading of The Indigo Mirror; a Bengali play written in 1858-9 by Dinabandu Mitra, which played a pivotal role in India’s Indigo Uprising in 1859. Followed by an informal discussion exploring the history, politics and legacy of indigo in South Asia.

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