Taboos & Untouched Topics
23rd July 2022
- Accessible Car Parking
- Accessible Toilet
- Age Friendly
- Assistance Dogs Welcome
- Baby Changing Facilities
- Dementia Friendly
- Family Friendly Venue
- Guide Dogs Welcome
- Wheelchair Accessible
Join the young people of Our Shared Cultural Heritage for a poetry workshop, hosted by Maya Chowdhury, exploring taboos and untouched topics within South Asian culture and community. This workshop will provide a safe space to discuss and creatively respond to prompts such as mental health, sex, periods and more.
Part of Manchester Museum's South Asian Heritage Festival. Manchester Museum is celebrating South Asian Heritage Month with an unmissable two-day festival featuring film, music, workshops and more. The South Asian Heritage Month festival is taking place on 22-23 July at the Whitworth on Oxford Road, while Manchester Museum is closed for its £15 million hello future transformation.
Also part of this season
Manchester Museum is excited to be hosting a private screening of The Singh Twins’ film Jallianwala: Repression & Retribution
Get an insight into Manchester Museum’s ground-breaking South Asia Gallery, its development, vision and goals.
Join Anita Sethi and explore themes of place, nature, journeying and how writing can bring a sense of belonging.
A tribute to, and celebration of Bengali folk music, that has shaped the cultural identity of Bengali communities both in South Asia and the diaspora, including the UK.