Kelly D. Alley

Auburn University


Kelly D. Alley is associate professor and director of the anthropology program at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama.

Alley has carried out research in northern India for over 15 years, focusing on cultural and environmental issues, and has directed a project to facilitate professional exchanges to address river pollution in India and the United States.

She is the author of On the Banks of the Ganga: When Wastewater Meets a Sacred River (2002).

Featured Work

APR 23, 2004 Article

Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005): Series 2 No. 11 (Spring 2004): Environmental Rights: SECTION 2 THE CONFLICT BETWEEN RIGHTS AND ENVIRONMENTALISM: Workers' Rights and Pollution Control in Delhi

According to Kelly D. Alley and Daniel Meadows, India's judicial efforts to protect the "right to life" by shutting down and relocating polluting industries in ...