Conferences

  • Paper presentation titled, ‘An Intervention in Method: Conducting a Critical Media Policy Ethnography’, at the National Seminar on ‘Culture, Communication, and India’s Development’, held at the University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, 27-29 August, 2019.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Human Security in a Datafying World: Approaching Data Protection’, at the International Seminar on ‘Digitality and Communication: The Cultural Logic of Data Societies’, held at the English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, 5-7 September, 2018.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Airing Imperium: A Historiography of Radio Broadcasting in South Asia’, as part of the Working Group on Global Media Policy, at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Oregon, 20 – 24 June, 2018.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Protecting Data as Securing the Human?’, as part of the Law Section, at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Oregon, 20 – 24 June, 2018.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Deliberating Community Radio in India: A Policy Ethnography’, at the 12th Annual International Conference on Public Policy and Management, organized by the Centre for Public Policy (CPP), Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India, between August 7-9, 2017.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Probing Complexity and Sustainability: Beyond System and Structure in South Asia’, at the 3rd International Public Policy Association’s (IPPA) annual conference, at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore, between June 28-30, 2017.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Deliberating Community Radio: Narratives of Policies and Praxis from South Asia’, at the 3rd International Public Policy Association’s (IPPA) annual conference, at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, Singapore, between June 28-30, 2017.
  • Short presentation on ‘Policy Ethnography as a qualitative method for Critical Policy Research’, at the International Workshop on Internet Policy Research Methods for Asia, New Delhi, April 10-14, 2017.
  • Paper presentation on ‘Indian Community Radio: Policy Histories, Praxis, and the Post-2015 Agenda’, at the National Conference on Community Radio, organized by the Department for Communication and Media Studies, University of Pune, India, between March 5-7, 2017.
  • Paper Presentation on ‘Reconstructing Histories: Community Radio Policies and Policy-making in South Asia’, as part of the Working group on Global Media Policy, at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Hyderabad, 15-19 July, 2014
  • Paper Presentation on ‘Community Radio Policy in India: An Ethnography of Policy-Making’, as part of the Working group on Global Media Policy, at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Hyderabad, 15-19 July, 2014
  • (Co-authored with Vinod Pavarala, Kanchan K Malik and Vasuki Belavadi) Paper Presentation on ‘Marginal Voices in Central India: An Analysis of the Warp and Woof of Community Radio in the Bundelkhand Region’, as part of the Section on Community Communication, at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Hyderabad, 15-19 July, 2014.
  • Paper Presentation on ‘Community Radio Policies in South Asia: Towards a Critical Media Policy Study’ at the International Conference on Media in Transformation: Exploring Role of ICT, Innovative Communications and New Media, organized by the Global Communication Research Association (GCRA) and the Sri Lanka Development Journalists Forum (SDJF), at Colombo, Sri Lanka, 14-16 February, 2014.
  • Presentation of preliminary research on ‘Community Radio Policies in South Asia: A Comparative Study’, at the Annenberg-Oxford Media Policy Summer Institute, June-July, 2013.
  • Paper Presentation on ‘Communities in Solidarity: Going beyond traditional thinking in bilateral ties’, at the International Conference on India-Japan relations: Transformation into Potential Relationship, organized by the Centre for Southeast Asia and Pacific Studies, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India, December 7-9, 2012.