Kruthika Kamath

Credentials: PhD Candidate

Position title: School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Previous Institution(s)
University of Southern California and London School of Economics and Political Science
Areas of Research Interest
#MeToo movement, Abortion discourse, Online social movements
Areas of General Interest
UI/UX research, Social justice activism
List of published and non-published works
  • Ghosh, S. and Kamath, K. (2021). “News Sourcing, Gender, and Misogyny in #MeToo India”. Misogyny Across GlobalMedia, p. 173–190.
  • Ghosh, S., Su, M.-H., Abhishek, A., Suk, J., Tong, C., Kamath, K., Hills, O., Correa, T., Garlough, C., Borah, P., & Shah, D.(2020). “Covering #MeToo across the News Spectrum: Political Accusation and Public Events as Drivers of Press Attention”. The International Journal of Press/Politics.
  • Ghosh, S., Kamath. K. and Garlough C. “Feminist Ethics of Care & Calls for Acknowledgement in Abortion Discourse”(submitted for publication).
  • With Ghosh, S., Garlough, C., Garlough-Shah, I., and Dick, E. “Picturing Care and Acknowledgement: Examining Abortion Visual Content on Facebook, Instagram, and Reddit” (work in progress)
  • With Ghosh, S., Garlough, C., Moors, R., and Garlough-Shah, I., “Through the Eyes of Zootopia and Grogu: Examining Abortion Visual Content on Facebook and Instagram” (work in progress)

Favorite part of CSA
The opportunity to connect with other students of similar cultural backgrounds and research interests.
Cooking, Reading, Eating, Traveling, Binging on movies and television
Favorite part of living in Madison
It’s a good break from living in a big city with a direct connection to nature. Madison has also given me the quiet break I needed along with most of the amenities of a big city.