Dr Sundari Anitha

Dr Sundari Anitha

Dr Sundari Anitha is Reader at the School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Lincoln, UK. She has researched and written in the areas of violence against women and girls in the UK and India, and migrant women workers’ struggles for rights in the UK. Her recent publications include books and peer reviewed journal articles on forced marriage, marriage migrants’ experiences of domestic violence, transnational abandonment of women, dowry-related violence, sex selective abortion, gender-based violence in university communities and South Asian women’s industrial militancy in the UK. She has previously managed a Women’s Aid refuge and worked for Asha Projects, a specialist refuge for South Asian survivors of domestic violence and has been active in campaigns and policy-making to address violence against women and girls since 1999.