Shraddha is a consultant with Samvada, her work divided between Baduku and different research studies in the organisation. She also works as ad-hoc faculty in the Centre for Women’s Studies, Bangalore University. Previously she has worked as a Research Associate with the School of Media and Culture Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. She holds an MA in Women’s Studies and a PG Diploma in Community Media from TISS. Before pursuing her master’s, she worked briefly in film and content writing in Bangalore, her hometown. When she is not stumbling through her early teaching career, she enjoys doing feminist readings of films, writing love poetry and watching theatre. Currently she is invested in understanding touch and caste in the metropolitan.