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Asian Girls Festival
Asian Girls Festival

Asian Girls Festival 1981


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Asian Girls Festival 1981

10 mins United Kingdom

Moat Community College in the Highfields area of Leicester plays host to the first Asian Girls Festival. Organiser, Pratibha Parmar, tells Here and Now reporter Paula Ahluwalia it's been an uphill battle to fund this pioneering venture to provide everything traditional and modern to fascinate and inspire girls from the local Asian community.

The Media Archive for Central England is the public screen archive for the East and West Midlands. An independent charity and company based at the University of Lincoln, MACE acquires, catalogues, preserves and makes widely available moving image materials that inform our understanding of the diverse cultures and histories of communities between the Lincolnshire coast and the Welsh border.


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