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Shwetha Delanthamajalu

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Contact Information

3059 Lincoln Hall
702 S. Wright Street
MC 454
Urbana, IL 61801
PhD Student


Shwetha Delanthamajalu is a PhD student in the Department of Sociology at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Their research interests include gender and sexuality, postcolonial and transnational feminism, and intersectionality. Their work deals with examining women’s experiences with moral policing in south India with respect to politics of respectability and, their access to public spaces.

Research Interests

Postcolonial and Transnational Feminisms, Sex and Gender, Sex and Gender, Sexualities, Queer Theory and Methods, Global and Transnational Sociology, Social Movements, Qualitative Methods

Additional Campus Affiliations

Teaching Assistant - Gender and Women's Studies