Roopika Risam

|Associate Professor
Academic Appointments
  • Associate Professor, Film and Media Studies & Comparative Literature

  • Digital Humanities and Social Engagement Cluster

  • Director, Digital Ethnic Futures Consortium

  • Editor, Reviews in Digital Humanities

  • Co-founder, New England Equity and Engagement Consortium

  • President, Association for Computers and the Humanities

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Roopika Risam is Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies and of Comparative Literature and part of the Digital Humanities and Social Engagement cluster at Dartmouth College. Her research interests lie at the intersections of postcolonial and African diaspora studies, critical university studies, and digital humanities.

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Visual Arts Center, Room 202
HB 6194


Film and Media Studies


  • Ph.D., Emory University
  • M.A., Georgetown University
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania

Selected Publications