Young, Angry and Throwing Stones: Political and Religious Radicalisation in Kashmir
Playwright Abhishek Majumda, Professor Renos K Papadopoulos and Victoria Schofield (Chair) give an insight into the history of Kashmir and what life is like today for the people of Kashmir
Abhishek Majumdar is an Indian playwright and director. His play The Djinns Of Eidgah opens in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs at the Royal Court on 18 October.
Renos K Papadopoulos, PhD, is Professor of Analytical Psychology, Director of the ‘Centre for Trauma, Asylum and Refugees’ and a member of the Human Rights Centre, at the University of Essex, as well as Honorary Clinical Psychologist and Systemic Family Psychotherapist at the Tavistock Clinic; in addition, he is a training and supervising Jungian psychoanalyst and systemic family psychotherapist in private practice. As consultant to the United Nations and other organisations, he has been working with refugees, tortured persons and other survivors of political violence and disasters in many countries.
Victoria Schofield (Chair) is an author, biographer, and military historian. She has written extensively on the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir in articles and books, Kashmir in the Crossfire and Kashmir in Conflict, published by Tauris.
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