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Upcoming Events


Saturday, October 26, 2019 @ 10:00AM

"Revolution Remix" Walking Tour


Location: Liberty Bell, Philadelphia, PA
This two-hour walking tour starts at the Liberty Bell and winds its way through Old City before ending on the banks of the Delaware River. With stories of South Asians in Philadelphia dating from 1785 to the present day, this immersive experience will make you see the streets of historic Philadelphia through a new lens. Space is limited, buy tickets now!

Saturday, November 9, 2019 @ 10:00AM

"Revolution Remix" Walking Tour


Location: Liberty Bell, Philadelphia, PA
This two-hour walking tour starts at the Liberty Bell and winds its way through Old City before ending on the banks of the Delaware River. With stories of South Asians in Philadelphia dating from 1785 to the present day, this immersive experience will make you see the streets of historic Philadelphia through a new lens. Space is limited, buy tickets now!

Thursday, November 21, 2019 @ 6:30PM

"The Hidden Histories of South Asian Chicago" Fundraising Gala


Location: The Newberry Library, 60 W Walton St., Chicago, IL
Celebrating 140 years of South Asian American history and the hidden stories of South Asians in Chicago. Join us on the night of November 21st to celebrate 140 years of South Asian American history, and uncover new stories about South Asians in Chicago from the years past. The event will include remarks from prominent South Asian community members, and a special performance by Boston-based artist, Anju. All proceeds will go to collecting and archiving stories from the South Asian American community.

Past Events


Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 9:00AM to 6:00PM

South Asian Journalist Association 25th Anniversary Conference


Location: Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, 219 W 40th St., New York, NY
Participant(s): SAADA

Saturday, October 5, 2019 @ 10:00AM

"Revolution Remix" Walking Tour


Location: Liberty Bell, Philadelphia, PA
This two-hour walking tour starts at the Liberty Bell and winds its way through Old City before ending on the banks of the Delaware River. With stories of South Asians in Philadelphia dating from 1785 to the present day, this immersive experience will make you see the streets of historic Philadelphia through a new lens. Space is limited, buy tickets now!

Sunday, September 29, 2019 @ 10:00AM

"Revolution Remix" Walking Tour


Location: Liberty Bell, 20 N. American St., Philadelphia, PA
This two-hour walking tour starts at the Liberty Bell and winds its way through Old City before ending on the banks of the Delaware River. With stories of South Asians in Philadelphia dating from 1785 to the present day, this immersive experience will make you see the streets of historic Philadelphia through a new lens. Space is limited, buy tickets now!

Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 3:05PM

The Missing Stories: Why Our History Matters Now More Than Ever


Location: National Education Association, Chanin Auditorium, 201 16th Street Northwest, Washington, DC
Participant(s): Samip Mallick
The 2019 I Am Impact Summit presents an immersive multimedia presentation showcasing rare and unique archival materials to illuminate the important history of South Asians in the United States. This presentation explores the linkages between past and present, from landmark moments such as the 1923 U.S. Supreme Court decision that barred South Asians from becoming American citizens to the 1956 election of the first South American to the U.S. Congress, Representative Dalip Singh Saund. The unfolding of history and its missing stories.

Saturday, September 14, 2019 @ 10:00AM

"Revolution Remix" Walking Tour


Location: Liberty Bell, Philadelphia, PA
This two-hour walking tour starts at the Liberty Bell and winds its way through Old City before ending on the banks of the Delaware River. With stories of South Asians in Philadelphia dating from 1785 to the present day, this immersive experience will make you see the streets of historic Philadelphia through a new lens. Space is limited, buy tickets now!

Saturday, August 24, 2019 @ 6:30PM

Revolution Remix


Location: Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American St., Philadelphia, PA
Join us for the public launch of SAADA's sound tour of Philadelphia that will change the way you understand Philadelphia and its history. It's time to celebrate the inclusion of South Asian narratives into the heart of the American republic with five dynamic, talented South Asian musicians from across the country.

Saturday, August 3, 2019 @ 2pm - 4pm CT

Arrival: A First Days Project Story Slam


Location: Austin History Center, Austin, TX

Saturday, July 20, 2019 @ 11am PT

Celebrating 11 years of SAADA & the Dalip Singh Saund archive!


Location: Dr. Amarjit Singh Marwah's residence, Malibu, CA

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Presentation at Syracuse University



Saturday, March 30, 2019 @ 6pm

Interludes: Make Me a Summary of Music


Location: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), Philadelphia, PA