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Mahadevi is a researcher in critical gender and policy studies and uses a postmodern feminist lens to look at issues of marginalisation and violence and how these structures are produced by everyday practices, norms, values and beliefs.

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The Covert Misogyny In Sooraj Barjatya's Films

The Covert Misogyny In Sooraj Barjatya’s Films

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In Vivah, Sooraj Barjatya has made contrasting portrayals of Rama and Krishnakant — the man as a calm, rational and composed, and the woman as conniving and high on her emotions, reveal the inherent sexism of Sooraj Barjatya.
Internalised Patriarchy: The Undying Seeds Of Sexism In Our Minds

Internalised Patriarchy: The Undying Seeds Of Sexism In Our Minds

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Women have internalised patriarchy so deeply that they don’t even know the wrong in their own perspective.
Swapna Suresh: When Women Become Prime Suspects, Media Trials And Objectification Follow

Swapna Suresh: When Women Become Prime Suspects, Media Trials And Objectification Follow

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Sarith Kumar, who had worked as a PRO with the UAE Consulate was arrested in connection to the gold smuggling case the same day. He named a woman Swapna Suresh as an accomplice. Swapna, who has been absconding ever since, submitted a petition and moved the high court for anticipatory bail stating that she was being falsely implicated.