Posts Tagged ‘feminism’

Today’s episode features author Deepa Narayan and her book, Chup: Breaking the Silence about India’s Women. Deepa is a well-known sociologist and adviser on poverty, gender and development. In Chup, she brings to light the degree to which women internalise negative views about themselves, and how society further...

India is in the middle of an independence movement. For women. As the country marches forward with high economic growth rates, millions of women in cities have come out of their homes. They go to colleges, universities, IITs and IIMs. They can be seen on the streets, in buses, metros, offices, malls, movie halls,...

7 reasons why Virginia Woolf's feminism still shows us the way ahead

Body-shaming was only the least of the worst things they said about Rekha.

TEDx speaker and Frank O'Connor prize longlisted author Meghna Pant on why aren't we letting boys do whatever they want.