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Vivetha Thambinathan

PhD Candidate, Faculty of Health Sciences, Western University

Vivetha Thambinathan is an Eelam Tamil doctoral candidate at Western University in Canada. Her SSHRC-funded community-engaged research focuses on historical trauma and healing through a decolonial arts-based participatory action research project with Toronto Tamil 2nd-gen refugee young adults. Vivetha feels most inspired working at the intersections of community mobilization, creative storytelling, & healing justice. You can find her on twitter @darthvethar.


  • 2018–present
    Doctoral Candidate, Western University