An illiterate but self-taught radio technician accidentally turned a wireless microphone into a transmitter. He began a pirate radio station in his village in Mansoorpur, India. Kiran had a university education and learned how to build solar panels and the circuits to power them. She fell in love with the barefoot broadcaster.
- Duration: 19:20 mins
- Director: Andrew Garton
- Completed: October 2018
- Tags: India, digital ethnography, radio, community, broadcasting, pirate radio, ICT4D
- Download the book [PDF 2MB] – Right to Know – India’s internet Avant-garde. Published by the Digital Empowerment Foundation and the Australia India Institute.
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