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Ishani Dasgupta

PhD Candidate


Masters in Media and Cultural Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences


PhD Candidate for Joint Degree in South Asia Studies and Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania

Research Interests

Martyrdom and the Politics of Death, Tibetan Resistance Movement, Role of Politics and Religion in Modern Transnational Movements, Stateless Communities, Media Anthropology, Theories of the State and Resistance


Department of Anthropology (Joint Degree), University of Pennsylvania.