SOAS University of London

Department of Development Studies

Agrarian Change panel at Historical Materialism Conference

THIS EVENT IS ARCHIVED
Bridget O’Laughlin (ISS, the Hague), Ben Cousins (PLAAS, Western Cape), Henry Bernstein (SOAS)

Date: 10 November 2012Time: 11:15 AM

Finishes: 10 November 2012Time: 1:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings Room: 4421

Type of Event: Seminar

Crises of labour in South Africa: what is the contribution of the agrarian question?

  • Land, Labour And The Production Of Affliction In Rural Southern Africa – Bridget O’Laughlin (ISS, the Hague)
  • Smallholder irrigation, agrarian reform and ‘accumulation from below’ in post-apartheid South Africa – Ben Cousins (PLAAS, Western Cape)
  • Commercial agriculture in South Africa since 1994: ‘natural, simply capitalism’ – Henry Bernstein (SOAS)