Brick Lane Circle seminar / conference vidoes


We will upload more videos from previous events in the comings weeks and months.

B r i c k  L a n e  C i r c l e

Helping to transform the intellectual landscape of the Bangladeshi community in the UK and celebrate the amazing  British diversity

THE EAST INDIA COMPANY'S SEIZURE OF BENGAL AND HOW THIS LED TO THE GREAT BENGAL FAMINE OF 1770


By Roy Moxham


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oye9VIieRGc


 

Migration from the Bengal delta to Britain 

 

By John Eade 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yMsNJhw5j1Y

 

 

Writing plays in Bengali incthe Diaspora: My Experiences

 

By Ketaki Kushari Dyson 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVoTFYqMgMY

 

 

ROHINGYA REFUGEES FROM MYANMAR IN BANGLADESH: REPATRIATION, RESISTANCE AND SURVIVAL

 

By Dr Shapan Adnan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uV3SFSeshjs

 

 

DESTRUCTION OF THE RAMU BUDDHIST TEMPLES: THE STATE AND ETHNO-RELIGIOUS COMMUNALISM 

 

By Dr Shapan Adnan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYsXLkSXW_Q

 

 

The centenary of Tagore’s Nobel Prize and his relevance to today 

 

By Xiaoyu Zhang (Bristi)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eHdwjV1yd3o

 

 

Desh bidesh revisited: An exploration of the British Bangladeshi social field 

 

By Benjamin Zeitlyn 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ar2nH8ZVhk

 

 

Muhammad Ali Goes East: Bangladesh I love You 

 

Film Show and Q&A with Reginald Massey 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f4ocxy_7wf0

 

 

Thinking about Peace: Oral History and Testimony after the 1971 War of Bangladesh 

 

By Yasmin Saikia 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARrTRf9R6iY

 

 

Partition and South Asia's Diaspora 

 

By Dr. Joya Chatterji 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RfxPWZ_74Rg

 


How can we apply critical thinking to understand 1971?

 

By Sarmila Bose 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxomR6pxpQE

 

 

(Trans) national imaginaries and political memories among  Bangladeshis in Lisbon 

 

By Jose Mapril

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpyCy0saHGs

 

 

Developing the Modern Woman: Feminism, Nationalism, and Cold War Politics in East Bengal 

 

By Dr. Elora Shehabuddin

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfI4yXPNv1o

 

 

Keshab Chandra Sen: The international Life of Bengal's Forgotten Prophet 


By Dr John Stevens

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DnE6-L37nxM

 

 

Bengali Pundits, the British and the Artificial Construction of the Bengali Language 

 

By Dr Anindita Ghosh

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoI-Qh_T0GA

 


The Future that did not Happen 

 

By Dr Delwar Hussain

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wagIjH4U9xI

 

 

Shongram - The movie. Trailer and Q&A 

 

By Munsur Ali

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08srxNucvOg

 

 

CONTEMPORARY GROWTH CHALLENGES IN BANGLADESH: THE CHALLENGE OF BUILDING ORGANISATIONAL CAPACITY 

 

By Professor Mushtaq Khan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i31B67M-JbE

 

 

Reimagining the Victorian East End: Islam, Lascar Seafarers and Subaltern Histories 

 

By Shahida Rahman and Dr Nazneen Ahmed

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7YPRuC52_7s

 

 

Bengali doctors, the legacy of Empire, the staffing of the NHS 

 

By Dr Julian Simpson

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6LdeYwwnkY

 

 

Rokeya's Dream - A dream still relevant today (short performance and presentation) 

 

By Shaheen Westcombe (MBE), Showmi Das and Claudia Jazz Haley

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bkub7UUpfpM

 

 

Ruhana Ali talks about tea plantations in Sylhet by the East India Company 

 

Ruhana Ali talks about the Battle of Plassey Young People's Project and tea plantations in Sylhet by the East India Company

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztcQR3YPyMg

 

 

How villages and towns in Bengal dressed Lonon ladies in the 17th, 18th and early 19th centuries 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1YI6BoaYm-s

 

 

English East India Company 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lbHjdJHnuEE

 

 

East India Company and East India Docks 

 

Dr Georgie Wemyss

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMXpWaU2V4s

 

 

Transnationalism and British Bangladeshi politics in the UK 1971-2011 

 

By Ehtashamil Haque

 

https://vimeo.com/54724869

 

The Roots of Political Conflict in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of Bangladesh


By Shapan Adnan 

 

https://vimeo.com/52290535

 

 

Failure of the Pakistan experiment in East Pakistan: Economic Growth and Political Crisis 1947-71 

 

By Professor Mushtaq Khan

 

Part 1

https://vimeo.com/51829008

 

Part 2

https://vimeo.com/51829813

 

 

Are we Bengalis, Bangladeshis, Muslims, British or something else? Role of history in identity formation: a panel
discussion

 

Panelists: Dr Nazneen Ahmed, Dr Fuad Ali, Dr Georgie Wemyss and Ruhul Abidin

 

https://vimeo.com/51768602

 

 

Migration from Bangladesh to Spain, class, adventure and danger

 

By Benjamin Zeitlyn

 

https://vimeo.com/51713467

 

 

Before Tagore: Music, Farce, and Muslim Patrons in 19th Century Bengal

 

By Richard David Williams and Priyanka Basu

 

https://vimeo.com/51680511

 

 

Community and Institutional Adaptation to Riverbank Erosion along the Jamuna River, Bangladesh 

 

By Fuad Ali

 

https://vimeo.com/34292673

 

 

A panel discussion on A Bangladeshi Obama in the UK? 

 

By Benjamin Zeitlyn, Ruhana Ali and Asif Saleh

 

https://vimeo.com/34267718

 

 

Mixed Race Young People in Britain 

 

By Dr Ferhana Hashem

 

https://vimeo.com/34230051

 

 

How inspiring ideas can energise a people into undertaking extraordinary deeds 

 

By Jebi Rahman

 

https://vimeo.com/34186544

 

 

Tea for the Raj: A History of Tea in Assam and Sylhet

 

By Roy Moxham

 

https://vimeo.com/34157931

 

 

Post 1980 Drivers of Economic Change in Bangladesh 

 

By Professor Mushtaq Khan

 

https://vimeo.com/33840593

 

 

Oral History of first generation Bangladeshis living in Camden 

 

By Faridha Karim

 

https://vimeo.com/26103726