Info Session: SWRK 772: Postcolonial Social Work Practice: International Social Work in India
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Interested in learning more about studying in India this summer? Attend an info session to learn more about this international course:
In this course, students examine the global welfare system and its engagement with marginalized communities. This six-week course in Kolkata, India, centers around a sex workers’ collaborative in Sonagachi, one of Asia’s largest red light districts. Interviews with the collaborative’s workers and study of their grassroots movement are combined with class discussions and research projects in which students engage with texts on HIV, sex work, feminist postcolonial theory and international social work.