Marxist, XXXV, 3, July-September 2019
The Peasant Movement and
Dalit Rights in East Thanjavur,
This essay presents a comparison of the conditions in which the Dalit people of East Thanjavur lived in the 1940s and the living conditions of the Dalits after agrarian struggles were launched, up to 1991. Some of the challenges that remain to be overcome are also outlined here.