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Conference tackles issues, 30 years after the Air India bombing

June 23, 1985 – Air India Flight 182 exploded over the Atlantic Ocean while in Irish airspace. Thirty-years later, Dr. Chandrima Chakraborty, an Associate Professor in the Department of English and Cultural Studies, is hosting a conference that brings relatives of the victims together with authors and scholars in the field.

Articles posted to “Air India bombing: Conference at McMaster to tackle issues” and McMaster Daily News “Troubling gap between fact and awareness brings together Air India families, scholars and artists” cover the conference and the now thirty-year old tragedy.

For more information on the John Douglas Taylor Conference: History, Memory, Grief: A 30th Air India Anniversary Conference, visit the conference website.