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Sasha J. is the self-described “author of her own misfortunes”. She is invested in understanding the world around us and how we continue to live in it; she hopes to use her words to get others to feel and think the same. In her free time, she enjoys watching reality dating shows, listening to the same ‘08 hits on loop and bookmarking articles she’ll never read.

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Geeli Pucchi: Exploring The Messiness Of Caste And Sexuality

Geeli Pucchi: Exploring The Messiness Of Caste And Sexuality

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Films like Geeli Pucchi are one of those rare opportunities where one can engage with stories that are close to home and heart.
How Do Marital Adornments Impact Women’s Lives?

How Do Marital Adornments Impact Women’s Lives?

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When Deepika's character in Om Shanti Om asks the question, ‘ek chutki sindoor ki keemat tum kya jaano, Ramesh babu’, all we have to say is ‘keemat jo bhi ho, mehenga toh aurat ko hi padta hain.’
The 'Aunty' Body And All That Follows

The ‘Aunty’ Body And All That Follows

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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.

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These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution/इन 15 महिलाओं ने भारतीय संविधान बनाने में दिया था अपना योगदान

These Are The 15 Women Who Helped Draft The Indian Constitution

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On this Republic Day, let us take a look at the fifteen powerful women who helped draft the Indian Constitution.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

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To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
Anaahat (2003): Niyog Pratha & Women’s Sexual Freedom In Amol Palekar’s Film

Anaahat (2003): Niyog Pratha & Women’s Sexual Freedom In Amol Palekar’s Film

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Amol Palekar's movie Anaahat (2003), a Marathi film (Anaahat means Eternity), poses several questions about Niyog Pratha and emphasises on a woman's choice to explore her sexual freedom.