Scholar, Consultant, Speaker, Educator, Artist

Media, Civics and Culture Expert

Sangita Shresthova works at intersection between civics, culture, performance, new media, participatory politics, and globalization.  She is a writer, thinker, and doer. She is currently the Director of Research of the Civic Paths Group based at the University of Southern California, where her current work is focused on the civic imagination. She is also a faculty member at the Salzburg Academy on Media and Social Change in Austria.


She conducts workshops, consults, develops projects, writes, conducts research and lectures on topics related to:

civic engagement and democracy

civic imagination


youth and politics

participatory cultures

participatory politics and civic media


transmedia - by any media necessary


transnational fandom


surveillance and storytelling


performance and new media







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