Labour Collapse: Employment crisis and precarity in Europe
Speaker: Jamie Mackay (Precarious Europe Project and OpenDemocracy editor)
Jamie Mackay is an Italian-based writer and translator and a contributing editor for openDemocracy. Having written on the Five Star Movement, austerity and the emergence of the precariat in an academic context, he left a research position in May 2014 in order to investigate these areas as a journalist. His first book When Thinking is the Screaming of the Soul, a study of precarious labour and mental health, will be published by Zer0 books in 2015.