Shruti Buddhavarapu

Shruti Buddhavarapu

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Supervisor: Dr. Dina Al-Kassim / Dr. Judy Segal


B.A., English (Hons), Delhi University, India (2009)
M.A., English Literature, Jawaharlal Nehru University, India (2011)
M.A., Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice, UBC (2017)


Shruti’s intended area of research is in the field of health and rhetoric, when seen especially through the lens of feminism and popular culture. She intends to investigate the discourse around, and representation of, Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) in today’s world, especially when accessed through (medical, and non-medical) literature and digital media.