Sruthi Krishnan is a writer and researcher at Fields of View (FoV), where her focus is on participatory media. She anchors ‘Design Across Cultures’, an international collaborative platform at FoV, where students learn to design for real world social problems. She is co-authoring a book on design theory for a general audience. Previously, she reported on technology at The Hindu after graduating from the Asian College of Journalism. She has a degree in computer engineering, with around five years of experience in an IT major.