A conversation with Cynthia Cranford, author of Home Care Fault Lines: Understanding Tensions and Creating Alliances.
Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 3–4 p.m. (ET)
This event is free, but registration is required. Register here.
Multiple axes of inequality generate tension when it comes to home care, and changes are needed to support both flexible care and secure work. In her new book, Cynthia Cranford Cranford analyzes the tensions, alliances, and compromises between security for workers and flexibility for recipients, and illustrates how elderly and disabled people and the immigrant women workers who assist them in daily activities develop meaningful relationships.
Cynthia Cranford is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto. She is the co-author of Self-employed Workers Organize.
The webinar will be followed by a Q&A.