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Priya Ramani’s Victory Is A Hope For Many Who Said #MeToo

In a watershed moment for Indian women and the future of the #MeToo movement in India, a Delhi court acquitted journalist Priya Ramani who was tried for criminal defamation for outing former union-minister M J Akbar as a sexual predator.

A Mother’s Experiences Of Challenging The Normative | Medusa’s Mind

Medusa is symbolic of her arrested trauma for having been deprived of the experience of mothering, perhaps because she was different and would not have fit into the normative construct of patriarchal motherhood.

Rereading Virginia Woolf’s Ableist And Homophobic Rhetoric

While it is integral to engage with Virginia Woolf's revolutionary work, it is also pertinent to interrogate the way in which subtle traces of abuse reinforce the conventional order established by a patriarchal society.

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Anaahat (2003): Niyog Pratha & Women’s Sexual Freedom In Amol Palekar’s Film

Amol Palekar's movie Anaahat (2003), a Marathi film (Anaahat means Eternity), poses several questions about Niyog Pratha and emphasises on a woman's choice to explore her sexual freedom.

Drishyam 2 Review: A Cinematic Universe Founded On Victim Blaming

Drishyam 2 is the latest addition in mainstream entertainment cinema that plays into the tropes of popular morality that distorts women’s agency.

Analysis Of Sir (2018): Blatant Invisibilisation Of Caste Privilege

Starring Tilottama Shome and Vivek Gomber, Is Love Enough, Sir? is marketed as a progressive ‘love story’ between a man and his domestic worker that breaks societal barriers.

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