President's Dream Colloquium on Obedience and Disobedience: Taking Action on Climate Change, Spring 2015
Speaker: Harsha Walia
Harsha Walia is a South Asian author and activist, currently residing in
Vancouver, on unceded Coast Salish territories.
Harsha is a cofounder of the migrant justice group No One Is Illegal and the progressive South Asian network Radical Desis. Harsha attended law school at UBC and currently works at the Downtown Eastside Women's Centre.
She is also an organizer in the Annual Women’s Memorial March Committee, Defenders of the Land Network and sits on the boards of the South Asian Network for Secularism and Democracy as well as Shit Harper Did.
She is an editorial collective member at The Feminist Wire. Harsha's writings have appeared in over fifty academic journals, anthologies, and magazines. She is the
author of Undoing Border Imperialism, which is currently in its second print run.