Jahnavi Phalkey - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
12:45 pm
Naale Baa

Genes & Destiny: Are We Doomed to Be?

Jahnavi Phalkey and Mukund Thattai

Bio

Dr Jahnavi Phalkey is the Founding Director of Science Gallery Bengaluru, a part of an international network of university-based galleries in Dublin, London, Melbourne, Venice and Detroit. A documentary filmmaker and historian of science and technology formerly based at King’s College London, she is the author of Atomic State: Big Science in Twentieth Century India (2013), and has directed the documentary film Cyclotron (2017). Jahnavi has been Scholar-in-Residence at the Deutsches Museum, Munich, and an External Curator at the Science Museum London.