Ensemble of Essentials: an Indian Feminist Reading List

‘Feminism’, a rather politically and emotionally charged word, has been incorporated in the Indian discourse on women’s rights only lately. This is not to say that there was no feminist thinking and action previously. On the contrary, the women’s movement in India has had a long and colourful albeit ignored history which extends from the

Kanhaiya aur Kahaniyan

Amid the brouhaha over Kanhaiya Kumar’s presence at the ongoing Lucknow Literary Festival held in Sheroes Hangout, differences arose this Saturday among the eloquent and erudite netizens of LBC, who took to social media to express their opinions on the issue. The primary bone of contention between the two ‘camps’ was whether politicians like Kanhaiya