Corona perspectives: The situation in India for the "untouchable" community during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Although casts have been formally dismantled in India, there are still groups that are considered untouchable. This article from CNN sheds light on how these people, often tasked with cleaning in hospitals and other public spaces, struggle during the Covid-19 pandemic.…/india-coronavirus-lowe…/index.html


Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies monitors the Covid-19 pandemic

There is little doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic affects communities and nations across the world in different ways, and that the world’s poor are going to experience this crisis much more keenly than people belonging to affluent communities. As a postcolonial research centre, Linnaeus University Centre for Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies will help monitor the development of the crisis. At the centre's web page above, you will find research and opinion pieces that highlight the dispersed and uneven impact of the crisis in Swedish and global society.

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