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VIRTUAL EVENT: The role of racial capitalism in understanding the Swedish labour market

24 November 2020, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

People walking near water in Sweden. Image: Vicente Viana Martínez via Pexels

In this webinar, Professor Anders Neergaard will reflect on the role of racial capitalism and racial patriarchy in understanding the Swedish labour market.

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to







Jenny Woodman

To register, email Jenny Woodman at least two days before the event to receive detailed joining instructions.

Professor Neergaard will focus on racialised bodies as central in an intersectional understanding of social injustice. 

His talk will be structured around ongoing research on the racialisation of the Swedish labour market and on the role of trade unions in relation to racism and racialised workers.

This interactive webinar will include a presentation, followed by a Q&A style discussion. 

TCRU seminar series

The Thomas Coram Research Unit (TCRU) hosts a weekly seminar series, where invited speakers present work of relevance to the research interests of the unit.


About the Speaker

Anders Neergaard

Professor and Director at the Institute for Research on Migration, Ethnicity and Society (REMESO)

Anders research focuses on power and resistance, especially related to discrimination, racialization and racism.