December 8, 2015 - Gaiutra Bahadur

December 8, 2015
Gaiutra Bahadur

When the British Empire ended the trade in slaves from Africa, plantation owners in Guiana turned to indentured workers from India. Gaiutra Bahadur, award-winning author of Coolie Woman tells us what happened next, and how today’s independent state of Guyana still shows the effects.

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