Kruthika Kamath is a doctoral student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, who is interested in analyzing the relationship between traditional media and social media coverage of social justice movements in India, particularly the current #MeToo movement. One of her key areas of analysis is looking at the representational qualities of sources used by news reports and online discourse.
Kruthika holds an M.Sc. and M.A. in Global Media and Communication from the London School of Economics and University of Southern California, respectively. And she received her B.A. in Mass Communications from Mount Carmel College in Bangalore, India. Currently, she is the Project Assistant for the International Projects Office at UW–Madison and her previous work experiences include working as a senior copywriter, a social media manager, and a UI/UX content writer.