Priti Ramamurthy, GWSS Chair and Professor receives prestigious ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowship 2015

  • Priti Ramamurthy
ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships 2015Priti Ramamurthy, Professor (with Vinay Gidwani, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)Department: Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies; South Asian StudiesUniversity of WashingtonThe Country and the City: For a Poetics of Informal Economies in Contemporary India

In The Country and the City: For a Poetics of Informal Economies in Contemporary India, geographer Vinay Gidwani (Associate Professor, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) and gender, women, and sexuality studies scholar Priti Ramamurthy (Professor, University of Washington, Seattle) document the experiences, life-making activities, and desires of poor urban migrants working in India’s cities while remaining connected to the villages from whence they came.  

Status of Research or Work: 
Completed/published
Research Type: 
People Involved: 
Related Fields: