Organization: Deutsche Welle
Shabnam Surita works as a journalism trainee at the Deutsche Welle Akademie's International Journalism Traineeship. Before she worked as a freelance journalist for DW Bengali. Alongside journalism, Shabnam has been lecturing since 2018 at the University of Bonn in the Dpt. of South Asian Studies. She studied in political science and international relations at Jadavpur University, India, and studied South Asian studies at Aarhus University, Denmark. Shabnam is also an accomplished musician having performed in more than a hundred live and TV shows in India and Bangladesh.