Demanding the impossible: exploring the possibilities of a national partition museum in India

Anindya Raychaudhuri
Taylor & Francis Online

This article examines what is arguably a paradox: given the unique position held by the events of the 1947 Partition in the collective consciousness of the Indian subcontinent, why is there no national partition museum anywhere in India? The article analyses the possible reasons for this absence, evaluates the arguments for establishing such a museum, and considers what shape it might take.

Bangla Chhoto Galpe Deshbibhag

Sanjida Akhter
Dhaka: Bangla Academy