Akhil Goswami is a PhD candidate in the Department of Film and Media Studies at UC Santa Barbara. Prior to this, he completed his Bachelor’s degree in History from the University of Delhi, his Master’s in Film Studies from Ambedkar University and subsequently his M.Phil. in Cinema Studies from Jawaharlal Nehru University. His research interests primarily include global sports television, media infrastructures, body politics and masculinity studies, and
theories on new media spectatorship.