Oct 16-17, 2014
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The Diana Center


Justice in the Home: Domestic Work Past, Present, and Future
Eileen Boris, Evelyn Nakano Glenn, Eva Kittay, Andrea Cristina Mercado, Premilla Nadasen, Rhacel Parrenas, Ai-jen Poo, Mary Romero, Saskia Sassen, Peggie Smith, Nik Theodore, Martina Vandenberg, and more


DESCRIPTION PROGRAM Description Research about domestic work, domestic workers, and domestic worker organizing is an abundant and growing field. The attention garnered by organizing efforts by and on behalf of domestic workers, both nationally and internationally, has served as a spur to scholars in a wide range of disciplines. Structured interchange between scholars and organizers has the potential to enrich the work of both groups, providing theoretical, historical, and empirical context … Read more