Indu Vashist

Executive Director of the South Asian Visual Art Centre in Toronto. She was born and raised on the Coast Salish territory on the land of the Cowichan people where the community of Punjab had settled for over a century. Indu holds a Master of Arts from Concordia University in Montreal. Her MA thesis was called “Between Canadian Racism and Indian Repression: The Air India Bombing and filmic representations of Sikh Diasporic identity in Canada.”She worked as a staff at a non-profit organization in Montreal for five years. Her work in Montreal focused on social justice issues with special attention to migrant justice.

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