Bengali Brick Lane: Capturing 40 years of change - Raju Vaidyanathan
|Starts:||17:00 23 Sep 2021|
|Ends:||20:30 23 Sep 2021|
|What is it:||Evening event|
|Organiser:||Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE)|
|Who is it for:||University staff, External researchers, Adults, Current University students, General public|
Photographer Raju Vaidyanathan has chronicled Bengali Brick Lane for nearly 40 years. Join him, in conversation with historian, Sundeep Lidher, about his life, work and inspiration, to mark the launch of his online exhibition.
Born and brought up on Brick Lane, Raju Vaidyanathan has been taking photographs of the street for nearly 40 years. The quintessential chronicler of Bengali Brick Lane and its people, Raju’s archive of over 40,000 images charts the changes along the Lane since the 1980s.
Raju's online exhibition explores the ‘Indian’ restaurant trade and Banglatown, in collaboration with the Beyond Banglatown research team.
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