Journal of Migration Affairs
Bindhulakshmi Pattadath (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Meena Gopal(email@example.com) are with the Advanced Centre for Women’s Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
This special section on Gender and Migration for the Journal of Migration Affairs is important for various reasons. The ongoing pandemic and the nation-wide lockdown have brought on a sudden surge of attention on migration. The ‘migrant crisis’ that is slowly unfolding shows that migration, labour and capital are not in a simplistic relationship: they are in fact embedded in the particularities of gender, caste, class, region and other identities.READ MORE