1984 through Indian Eyes: Part II — Amu by Shonali Bose

In Part 2 of her series, Lori Way discusses “Amu” as an account of Operation Blue Star and anti-Sikh pogroms in 1984

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1984 through Indian Eyes:

Literary Accounts of Operation Blue Star and the Anti-Sikh Pogroms

By Lori Way

 Part II – Amu by Shonali Bose

In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of Operation Bluestar in Amritsar, India, in June, 1984, and the anti-Sikh pogroms that took place the following November in New Delhi, Lori Way continues her series of essays discussing works of literature focusing upon…

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1984 through Indian Eyes: Part I – Roll of Honour by Amandeep Sandhu

With “Roll of Honour,” Lori Way begins series about literary accounts of Operation Blue Star and Anti-Sikh Pogroms

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1984 through Indian Eyes:

Literary Accounts of Operation Blue Star and the Anti-Sikh Pogroms

By Lori Way

 Part I – Roll of Honour by Amandeep Sandhu

As we look back upon the 30th anniversary of the June 1984 attack on the Golden Temple at Amritsar, many Sikhs and non-Sikhs around the world will remember this event and the massacre of Sikhs that followed later that year as some of the most brutal…

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