This photo, “Sri Lanka Protests” is copyright (c) 2022 Nazly Ahmed and made available under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 license

Episode 21: Sri Lanka in Crisis: Is the Political Elite Doomed? (with Rajni Gamage)

In this episode, joined by Rajni Gamage, we discuss the nature of elite politics in Sri Lanka in the context of the current crisis. We explore what scope there is for a new politics of solidarity and social transformation through the people’s protests and the shifts in elite politics this would entail.

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Rajni Gamage Rajni is a politics researcher based in Colombo. She holds a PhD in Political Science and International Relations from the University of Queensland.

Rajni is on Twitter at @Rajni_Gamage.

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Show Notes

  1. Rajni’s profile on Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.dk/citations?user=hCXEBkgAAAAJ&hl=en
  2. The Next Experiments in Elitism, Ribbonfarm Studio: https://studio.ribbonfarm.com/p/the-next-experiments-in-elitism
  3. Debas.lk: https://www.debas.lk

Cover Photo: “Sri Lanka Protests” is copyright (c) 2022 Nazly Ahmed and made available under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 license

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