Coverage from the 'Becoming Coolies' associated conference at the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library

Organised by Dr Ashutosh Kumar, an associate with the project, the conference marked 100 years since the abolition of indentured labour, and celebrated the multi-culturalism of descendants of labour migrants from South Asia.

The conference was covered in The Indian Expresshttp://indianexpress.com/article/research/indenture-system-ended-a-centu...

Footage from the conference can be viewed on Youtube using the following links:

Prof. Brij Maharaj, University of Kwazulu, Natal

Dr. Ashutosh Kumar, University of Leeds

Dr. Andrea Major, University of Leeds

Sujatha Boodhun, Research Scholar, South Africa

Prof. Maurits Hassan Khan, University of Surinam