Nivedita is a graduate in English Literature and Economics from Delhi University. She is a reader beyond genres and finds solace in the works of Virginia Woolf and Sylvia Plath. She’s usually up to finding conspiracies in stories and sees her future as a journalist.
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.
Savitribai Phule, first female teacher of the first women’s school in India is a pioneer figure. She relentlessly fought against the dominant caste system and worked towards the upliftment of the marginalized.