CASTE IS THE BONES, RACE IS THE SKIN
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2020
12:00 – 1:00 P.M.
Do you think we live in a post-caste society? This Teach-In is for you.
Caste is not a dependent variable but fundamental to the organization of society, power and therefore any public policy. This teach-in will introduce caste, illuminate its intersections with race and its persistence across history and geographies.
CONVERSATION LED BY:
|Dr. Suraj Yengde is a senior fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School and an inaugural postdoctoral fellow at the Initiative for Institutional Anti-racism and Accountability (IARA) at Harvard University. He is author of Caste Matters and co-editor of award winning The Radical in Ambedkar. His recent work with philosopher Cornel West has received global attention and calls for unity between African Americans and Dalits.|