Lekshmy completed her Integrated MA in English Studies from IIT Madras. Her dissertation was on the topic ‘Gender in post-Restoration English Coffee-houses’. She is currently pursuing the IITB-Monash Joint PhD program on the topic ‘Migration, Minority, Memory’ under the supervision of Dr. Mridula Nath Chakarborty (Monash) and Dr. Paulomi Chakraborty (IITB). Feminist theory and Postcolonial theory are her favorite areas of study. She is a dancer and in her free time one can find her travelling, painting, modeling or singing. She is also enthusiastic about good food and great ideas. Lekshmy is that quintessential Mallu HSS ghost you cannot escape.
Link to student’s project: HSS0504