In Search of India book and exhibition launch

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Event Details

Date:
24 August 2017 at 7:30 am – 24 August 2017 at 7:30 pm
Venue:
Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music, Monash University, Wellington Road Clayton, Victoria 3800
Campus:
Clayton
Open to:
All
Cost:
Free
Categories:
Alumni

Description

AMIT SARWAL'S BOOK: "LOUISE LIGHTFOOT IN SEARCH OF INDIA" and AN EXHIBITION OF TREASURED ITEMS FROM MAMU'S LOUISE LIGHTFOOT BEQUEST

This event is presented in memorial to the work of the Australian dancer Louise Lightfoot (1902-1978) who devoted her life to bringing together the classical and modern dance traditions of India and the West. MAMU is the custodian of Louise Lightfoot's costumes, books, manuscripts, notes and scrapbooks. They comprise a major part of the materials that Amit Sarwal researched for his book “Louise Lightfoot in Search of India" to be launched at this event.


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