Alice Abraham is a literature student from Hyderabad. A book lover and foodie. She is interested in researching on gender, sexuality, queer , intersectionality, and is waiting for the fall of cis Brahaminical patriarchy.
Cilappatikaram is an interesting piece of literature that makes a woman the lead of the story. More than that, she ends up defending her husband and “winning” him back in some ways. But how feminist can we call this story?