Ramesh Srinivasan
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300 North Charles E. Young Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1520

Ramesh Srinivasan



  • Doctorate, Design Studies, Harvard University, 2005
  • M.S, Media Arts and Sciences (Media Laboratory), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002
  • B.S., Industrial Engineering with Honors, Stanford University, 1998

Teaching & Research Interests

  • Technology and globalization
  • New media and activism
  • Design
  • Ethnography

Selected Publications

  • 2017. Srinivasan, R., Whose Global Village? Rethinking How Technology Shapes Our World, NYU Press, 2017.
  • 2017. Srinivasan, R. and Fish, A. After the Internet, Polity Press, forthcoming.
  • 2013. Srinivasan, R. “Re-thinking the Cultural Codes of New Media: The Question Concerning Ontology”, New Media and Society 15(2): 203-223.
  • 2013: Srinivasan, R. “Bridges Between Cultural and Digital Worlds in Revolutionary Egypt”, The Information Society 29(1): 49-60.
  • 2012: Srinivasan, R. “Re-thinking Digital Cultures and Divides: The Case for Reflective Media”, The Information Society 28(1)
  • 2012: Juliano, L. and Srinivasan, R. “Tagging It: Considering how Ontologies limit the Reading of Identity”, International Journal of Cultural Studies: 615-627.
  • 2011: Fish, A. and Srinivasan, R. “Digital Labor is the New Killer App”, New Media and Society 14(1): 137-52.