Women & Gender Studies Institute

Towards a feminist politics of agricultural biotechnologies: Smallholder capitalism and ecologies of social reproduction in south India

The Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies and the Women and Gender Studies Institute are pleased to present:

Priti Ramamurthy

Towards a feminist politics of agricultural biotechnologies: Smallholder capitalism and ecologies of social reproduction in south India

Date:   April 5, 2012
Time: 4-6 p.m.
Speaker: Priti Ramamurthy
Location: Jackman Humanities Building, Room 100

Professor Priti Ramamurthy has been a member of the Women Studies faculty at the University of Washington since 1997. She is the Director and Chair of the South Asia Center, Jackson School of International Studies, and an Executive Board Member of the Simpson Center for the Humanities.

Her interests include feminist critiques of international economic development, agrarian transitions, consumption and commodity cultures, and transnational feminisms.

This event is free and open to the public.

This event is co-sponsored by the Women & Gender Studies Institute and the  Centre for Diaspora and Transitional Studies .