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Usha Raman

Usha Raman is a professor of media studies at the University of Hyderabad, where she teaches and researches in the areas of digital cultures, feminist media studies, children and media, and journalism pedagogy. She also edits a monthly magazine for school teachers called Teacher Plus, and writes for the popular media on topics related to health, education, and gender. She is co-founder of FemLab, an academic-activist platform that brings together research and writing on issues related to the future of work and workers. She's an avid podcast listener and until recently wrote a regular review column for The Hindu called "Peace in a Pod."