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adding.sleep(): Race and Refusal in the Indian Tech Diaspora
February 8, 2017 @ 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm
| Social Sciences 1, Room 261 | Free
The Center for Emerging Worlds and The Department of Anthropology Present:
Dr. Sareeta Amrute
“The Widow and the Orphan: Stories of Reform in Multigenerational India”
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Humanities 1, Room 402
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for copies of the paper
“adding.sleep(): Race and Refusal in the Indian Tech Diaspora”
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Social Sciences 1, Room 261
Dr. Sareeta Amrute is Associate Professor of Anthropology at the university of Washington, Seattle. Her scholarship investigates personhood and labor within technological capital and throughout the South Asia diaspora. She is particularly interested in how race and class are reviews and remade in sites of new economy work, such as coding and software economies, and her first book Encoding Race, Encoding Class: Indian IT Workers in Berlin was published in Fall 2016 by Duke University Press.