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Sumita Mukherjee

Sumita Mukherjee is a lecturer in the history of migration at the university of Bristol. Her research focuses on the British Empire and the Indian subcontinent and she writes about the history of South Asians in Britain, the history of women’s rights in India and the global effects of Indian migration. She is particularly interested in issues of representation, identity and nationalism, as well as the effects of travel and use of imperial and global networks. She has previously held positions at the University of Oxford, the University of Glasgow, De Montfort University, the University of Cambridge, King’s College London and the London School of Economics and Political Science.

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Race, Gender and the Future of Cities

Sado Jirde, Madhu Krishnan, Sumita Mukherjee, Aisha Rana-Deshmukh, Nicole Truesdell

Women of colour have often been at the forefront of movements to create more humane and integrated policies and places. What can historic and global movements for change teach us about the future of cities?

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20 October 2017 12:40pm - 2:00pm Watershed