Aapurv Jain is an alumnus of Kirorimal College, University of Delhi where did his B.A.(Hons.) Economics. He has worked extensively on gender and sexuality issues in Delhi as an activist and is currently pursuing MA in Gender and Sexuality from School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, where he is a Felix Scholar.
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.