Janaki Abraham

Associate Professor

Ph.D. (University of Delhi)

Research Interests: Study of kinship, gender and caste, visual anthropology and gender and space, particularly the study of towns.

  • janaki.abraham@gmail.com

Brief Introduction

Janaki Abraham, M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D. (Delhi) is Associate professor in Sociology. Her research interests include the study of kinship, gender and caste, visual anthropology and gender and space, particularly the study of towns. She is finalising her manuscript entitled: Gender, Caste and Matrilineal Kinship: Shifting boundaries in twentieth century Kerala based on her doctoral research. An exhibition entitled: Exploring the Visual Cultures of North Kerala: Photographs, albums and videos in everyday life showed at the Arts and Aesthetics gallery in JNU, New Delhi and was based on her postdoctoral research.