Lalkaar 2017 Agenda – Subject to change



Thursday: Registration/Check–in

5:00—11:30pm Attendee Check–In

7:00—8:30pm Diwan, Ardas and Langar at Gurdwara Sahib in Bakersfield

9:00—11pm – Ice Breakers (at hotel)

10:00—11:00 Book Club (Optional)



8:00—9:00am Japji Sahib and Shabad Kirtan (Hotel)

9:00—9:30am Travel to CSU Bakersfield / Breakfast

9:30—10:30am Introductions, Expectations, and Guidelines

10:30-11:30am Unpacking Apartheid, Challenging Privilege

11:30am-12:30pm Experiences of Caste

12:30—1:30pm Lunch

1:30pm-2:30pm Rebels, Reformers, and Revolutionaries

2:30-4:00pm Panel Discussion

4:00-4:30pm Break

4:30pm-5:30pm Building Begampura

5:30-6:00pm Congregation and Discussion

6:00-6:30pm Rehraas Sahib

7:00—10:30pm Picnic & Dinner at the Park (Park — Picnic Area)

7:30—8:30 Additional Readings (Optional) (at Park)



8:30—9:30am Japji Sahib and Shabad Kirtan (Hotel)

9:30—10:00am Travel to CSU Bakersfield / Breakfast

10:00—11:30pm Caste Beyond Punjab

11:30—1:00pm Caste Through Media, Art, and Culture

1:00—2:00pm Lunch

2:30—3:30pm Group Discussion

3:30—4:30pm Centering Dalit Narratives on Our Campus

4:30—5:00pm Conclusion

5:30—6:00pm Rehraas Sahib

7:00—11:30pm Formal Banquet & Talent Show (TBD)



9—10am Checkout

11—2pm Diwan, Langar & Farewell (Gurdwara Sahib in Bakersfield)