Dr Aneesh Barai

University of Sheffield

Lecturer in Education and Children’s Culture

Dr Aneesh Barai

Dr Aneesh Barai is a Lecturer in Education and Children’s Culture at the University of Sheffield, and Programme Director for the MA in Digital Literacies, Culture and Education. He is an interdisciplinary researcher in education, children’s literature and media, researching youth cultures and representations of education. His research interests are particularly on text and media representations of diverse childhoods and young people’s political agency, and he has published on queer, postcolonial and activist childhoods in children’s literature, television and film.