Why Phoolan Devi’s Act Isn’t a Crime but Her Resistance.

Originally published on The Colourboard, 10th August, 2020. By guest writer Ekta Sonawane This article is a sequence of my previously published article, on the death anniversary of Phoolan Devi ‘Violence and Resistance’ What is violence? What is the intensity of violence in a women’s life? What role does violence play in the life of … More Why Phoolan Devi’s Act Isn’t a Crime but Her Resistance.

Why You Need to Read Yaa Gyasi’s “Homegoing”

By Kavya Mittal Homegoing is a beautiful yet haunting book that stays with you for a long time. It is a book you rant and rave about. It is an “unflinching portrayal of the slave trade” and explores its lasting impact down the generations – from 18th-century West Africa to the modern-day US. The title … More Why You Need to Read Yaa Gyasi’s “Homegoing”

An Interview With the Academic: Talullah Blanco

This interview is part of our series of wonderful feminist research work submitted to us in response to our call on social media, to centre the work of women and trans academics, as part of our Gender in Academia campaign. This is an interview conducted with Talullah Blanco, the journalist behind the first article in … More An Interview With the Academic: Talullah Blanco

The Twofold Struggle of Dalit Women’s Writing

By Priyanka Jha Challapali Swaroopa Rani, a Telugu Dalit woman writer from Andhra Pradesh voices in these lines the angst of many others. The genre of autobiography has been employed by many women to write themselves into history. Dalit writers are doing the same. The intersection of these two identities creates a voice that is … More The Twofold Struggle of Dalit Women’s Writing

Crisis Pregnancy Centers, Don’t Let Them Fool You

By Talullah Blanco This article is the first in our series of wonderful feminist research work submitted to us in response to our call on social media, to centre the work of women and trans academics, as part of our Gender in Academia campaign. Talullah Blanco graduated with a degree in Journalism and Intersectional Advocacy, … More Crisis Pregnancy Centers, Don’t Let Them Fool You