Agrarian Change Seminars – SOAS

17th Jan 2019

Agrarian Change Seminars Term 2, 2018-19

SOAS Journal of Agrarian Change and Department of Development Studies, SOAS

Note weekly variations of seminar day and room


Thursday 17 January, 6pm, 22 Russell Square T102

Class, politics and agrarian policies in post-liberalisation India

Sejuti Das Gupta (Michigan State University)


Wednesday 30 January, 5.15 pm, FG01 Faber Building

Rural peace in Colombia: new peasantries and socio-territorial movements Kyla Sankey (Queen Mary University of London)


Wednesday 6 February, 5.15 pm, FG01 Faber Building

Contradictions among the People: accumulation and the production of difference between tenants, peasants and landless labour in Rural Punjab, Pakistan

Muhammad Ali Jan (Oxford)


Development Studies Seminar Tuesday 26 February, 5pm, Djam Lecture Theatre (DLT), Main Building

Climate change and the ‘New Green Revolution’ in India

Marcus Taylor (Queen’s University, Canada)


Development Studies Seminar Tuesday 12 March 5pm, Djam Lecture Theatre (DLT), Main Building

Agrarian transition and development in an age of globalised inequality: some questions from Africa

Mwangi wa Gĩthĩnji (University of Massachusetts, Amherst)


Wednesday 13 March, 5.15pm, FG01 Faber Building

Class struggle and social reproduction in the countryside and beyond: cases from Peru, Spain and Italy

Gavin Smith (University of Toronto)