Acclaimed Academic joins MBD on the 'Empire Soldiers - A South Asian Story' journey

Dr Santanu Das is an academic and author, best known for his work on the literature of the First World War.

As part of the 'Empire Soldiers - A South Asian Story' project, Dr Das will be giving a free one hour talk about the experience of South Asian Soldiers in the Great War.

The talk will take place on

Wednesday 21st February at 5pm

at

Phoenix Square, 4 Midland Street, Leicester, LE1 1TG. 

It will last approximately one hour.

The event is free to attend but places are limited. Tickets can be booked via Eventbrite.

We will be holding some more free public events as part of this project soon.  Keep an eye on our news pages, facebook and twitter for more updates.

This project has been made possible by the support of the National Lottery Players and the Heritage Lottery Fund. 

 Image supplied courtesy of the Wellcome Collection.

Image supplied courtesy of the Wellcome Collection.

Charlotte Angharad