Thesis Title
Rethinking the Public Sphere in India: Studying Production and Circulation of Discourses in New Media

Research Description
Anand’s research thesis looks at the flow of discourse across social media platforms in the Indian context. His research focuses on aspects of disinformation, polarisation and populism across platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Anand’s background is in political science and other research interest includes political theory, media and cultural studies, and feminist theory.

Prof Axel Bruns, Queensland University of Technology
Assoc Prof Timothy Graham, Queensland University of Technology
Dr Ehsan Dehghan, Queensland University of Technology