Pooja Sivaraman - Women in Tech Reporting Fellow

Pooja Sivaraman is a recent graduate from Tufts University where she majored in English and Economics. As an aspiring journalist, she has worked across several mediums to present non-dominant narratives. As a student in the Program of Narrative and Documentary Practice, she crafted a podcast series examining the historical relationship between Indian and Western music to dissect the term ‘cultural appropriation’. Last year, she made a documentary on the oral re-telling of South Asian history by collecting stories of her peer's grandparents. She was recently selected for a journalism workshop with the Open Society Foundation where she is writing an investigative story about the Free Medicine Scheme in Rajasthan, India.

WOMEN IN TECH

How women and men experience VR differently

October 21, 2016