Science Fiction By Women: Three Classic Books That Must Be On Your Reading List

Science fiction and fiction based in futuristic, imagined worlds have often been the perfect stage for feminist thought and philosophies.

Persuasion Film Review: Is Heterogeneous Casting Race-Inclusionary Or Escapist?

Colour-baiting has compromised historical accuracy, and racial inclusion has been reduced to a "tick-box exercise" in Persuassion.

The Need To Acknowledge The Inter-Relationship Between Environment Crisis And Reproductive Rights

A fundamental human right that the climate catastrophe violates is the right to a safe environment in which to have and raise children.

Avabai Wadia: Lawyer, Social Worker, And Family Planning Pioneer | #IndianWomenInHistory

Avabai Wadia was a lawyer and family planning pioneer under whose efforts female reproductive health rights were asserted.

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Velu Nachiyar: The Tamil Queen Who Fought Away the British | #IndianWomenInHistory

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Velu Nachiyar was the first Indian ruler to fight and triumph against the British in 1780, 77 years before the First War of Independence.
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Despite the design of the national flag being popularly credited to Pingali Venkayyah, Surayya Tyabji was the one who came up with the final design.
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The ‘Aunty’ Body And All That Follows

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In the Indian imagination, an ‘Aunty’ is a middle-aged, usually fat woman who is married and has children. Young women, especially unmarried ones, either do not want to associate with the term or are expected to steer clear of it.

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To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
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The Second Wave of feminism is usually demarcated from the 1960s to the late 1980s. It was a reaction to women returning to their roles as housewives and mothers after the Second World War.

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