SARC Event: Unionisation in the Madras Presidency: the Independence decades

Date

Mon, 19/02/2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
The Buttery, Wolfson College

Convenor

Professor Barbara Harriss-White

Speaker(s)

Dr Karuna Dietrich Wielenga

Come and discuss Indian labour!

Dr KARUNA DIETRICH WIELENGA (British Academy Newton Fellow) will talk about her research on the origins of one of India’s most extraordinary features – its informal economy - and early attempts to organise and unionise the labour force in small enterprises.

All welcome.

Q and A and refreshments afterwards.

Further Information

For further details contact barbara.harriss-white@qeh.ox.ac.uk

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