Aziz Choudry will be at the Autonomous Centre in Edinburgh, Scotland, to discuss his books Just Work? Migrant Workers Struggles Today and Unfree Labour? Struggles of Migrant and Immigrant Workers in Canada.
From the Facebook event page: "Join us for an evening of conversation about the social and political power of migrant labour and migrant workers’ organising -with Aziz and comrades from Oficina Precaria. We will have copies of Aziz' books at the event, you can check them out here:
Aziz Choudry is associate professor in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education at McGill University, where he holds a Canada Research Chair in social movement learning and knowledge production, and is visiting professor at the Centre for Education Rights and Transformation, Faculty of Education, University of Johannesburg. He is author of Learning Activism: The Intellectual Life of Contemporary Social Movements(University of Toronto Press, 2015), coauthor of Fight Back: Workplace Justice for Immigrants (Fernwood, 2009), and coeditor of Learning from the Ground Up: Global Perspectives on Social Movements and Knowledge Production (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010), Organize! Building from the Local for Global Justice (PM Press/Between the Lines, 2012), NGOization: Complicity, Contradictions and Prospects (Zed Books, 2013), Just Work? Migrant Workers' Struggles Today (Pluto, 2016), and Unfree Labour? Struggles of Migrant and Immigrant Workers in Canada (PM Press, 2016). He serves on the board of the Immigrant Workers Centre, Montreal.
Friday, June 30 at 7 PM - 9 PM UTC+01
The Autonomous Centre of Edinburgh
17 West Montgomery Place, EH7 5HA Edinburgh, United Kingdom Show Map