Shinjinee grew up in the culturally diverse environment of Banasthali University, Rajasthan and since then has stayed in different cities of India. A graduate in English Literature from Banaras Hindu University, Shinjinee is pursuing her Master's in Women's Studies from TISS, Hyderabad and also holds a Diploma in Mass Communication from BHU.
On the 23rd of July 2016, an undergraduate student of Jadavpur University, Ekalavya Chaudhuri, was exposed via Facebook for sexual harassment of over a dozen women, some of them minors, over a three-year period, via texts, online messages and molestation.
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.