CWDS Seminar Series

 

Invites you to a talk  on

Feminist Everyday Political Economy: Space, Time, and Violence

Speaker:
Prof. Shirin M. Rai
Department of Politics and International Studies
Director, Warwick Interdisciplinary Research Centre for International Development

 

Date and Time:  
Thursday 13 August 2020, 3 P.M. at CWDS, New Delhi

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUpdOusrjgpGdf_sP9_Rt0nQpWp3DeH52iv

Professor Shirin M. Rai is faculty at the Department of Politics and International Studies and the Director of Warwick Interdisciplinary Research Centre for International Development. She has written extensively on issues of gender, governance and development. Professor. Rai’s work is in the area of feminist international political economy where she analyses the costs of doing social reproductive work and how this may be measured and transformed; on gender and political institutions in India; and in the area of politics and performance where she explores how performance in and of institutional and informal politics are co-constitutive. Among others, Prof. Rai is co-Editor of Social Politics, an interdisciplinary feminist journal. Her latest book is Performing Representation: Women Members in the Indian Parliament published by OUP.