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Department of Development Studies

Agrarian Change Seminars

The Agrarian Change Seminars are organised by the Journal of Agrarian Change and the Department of Development Studies, SOAS. They take place every two weeks during terms 1 & 2, with speakers examining agrarian issues across the developing world.

Entrance is free and open to the public.


How Grains Domesticated Us

James C. Scott (Sterling Professor of Political Science and Professor of Anthropology and Co-Director of the Agrarian Studies Program, Yale University)
Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 6.30 pm
Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS
All Welcome, to register

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Forthcoming Events

Investing in women to achieve food security? A study of women's work and food in northern Mozambique

Sara Stevano (SOAS)

19 February 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Property and Political Order in Africa: Land Regimes and the Structure of Politics

Catherine Boone (LSE)

26 February 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Capturing the Commons: Land reform and economic empowerment in sugarcane production in Nkomazi District, South Africa

Phil Woodhouse (Manchester)

5 March 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Governing the worker’s body: food, health and work for female flower workers in Ethiopia

Deborah Johnston (SOAS)

12 March 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, 4426, 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM