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PEOPLES' MOVEMENT IN INDIA: LALGARH AND BEYOND

DR. PARTHO SARATHI RAY
 
 
Place: MIT 3-133
Date: July 17, 2011
Time: 4 - 6 pm


(Sanhati
http://sanhati.com/ and Indian Institute of Science Education
& Research, KOLKATA)

Co-Sponsored by:

  -- Alliance for a Secular & Democratic South Asia
  -- Sanhati
  -- The South Asia Forum at MIT

Partho Sarathi Ray is an academic-activist located in Kolkata, India. A microbiologist by training at the Indian Institute of Science Education & Research in Kolkata, Dr. Ray is a founder member of Sanhati (
http://sanhati.com/), and has written widely on social and political issues in contemporary India. Some of his recent writings are:

    1. A Year of Lalgarh:
http://sanhati.com/excerpted/2040/
    2. The Political Geography of Special Economic Zones in India:
http://sanhati.com/excerpted/2896/


More about Lalgarh:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Lalgarh