Media Centre


Dr Rohit K Dasgupta

Senior Lecturer in Global Communication and Development

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Queer studies, South Asian media, development and social change, activism, digital culture, politics, migration


Dr Dasgupta's main research areas are queer politics, activism and digital media cultures in South Asia and the diasporas.

He provides insight on diverse issues from homophobia, social justice movements, media and social change, cultural activism, inequality and politics.

He has appeared on BBC and BBC Radio 3 and has written for popular outlets such as The Independent, Tribune and The Conversation.

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Dr Rohit K Dasgupta. Bookings can also be made online at