Smitha Radhakrishnan

Smitha Radhakrishnan

Assistant Professor of Sociology, Wellesley College

Radhakrishnan studies the cultural politics of globalization, especially as they intersect with gender, class and nation. Her first book, Appropriately Indian, is based on extensive interviews and ethnographic work with Indian IT professionals living in Mumbai, Bangalore, the Silicon Valley and South Africa. Radhakrishnan was a Global Fellow at UCLA’s International Institute and received a 2011-12 American Fellowship from the American Association of University Women (AAUW).