Based in Pune, Dr. Neha Nimble is a feminist researcher. She has undertaken researches on issues relating to gender, social exclusion, livelihood vulnerabilities, domestic work, juvenile justice and human trafficking. She has published research papers and academic content modules. In her free time, she finds herself travelling, baking or gardening. You can find her on Facebook or write to her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.