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Intersectional Feminism—Desi Style!
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Sugandhaa Pandey

Sugandhaa is a post-graduate in Philosophy from Lady Shri Ram College for Women. Her major areas of interest are feminism, art and aesthetics. She has been published in Pearson, Business World and Delhi Post among others. She loves engaging with historical fiction - when she isn't reading it, she is daydreaming about it!

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Arnab Goswami – Our Prime Time Poster Boy For Toxic Masculinity On TV

Arnab Goswami – Our Prime Time Poster Boy For Toxic Masculinity On TV

As a journalist, Arnab Goswami has had ample opportunities to unlearn systemic prejudices — misogyny, casteism and Islamophobia to name a few. Yet, he chooses to remain complicit in systems that were designed to structurally discriminate against the minorities in India.
Shakuntala Devi, Paa, Kahaani...: The Vidya Balan Brand of Motherhood

Shakuntala Devi, Paa, Kahaani…: The Vidya Balan Brand Of Motherhood

Speaking about her choice of gender-focused films, Vidya Balan had said - 'It's about finding my answers and thinking aloud', she goes on to call herself 'a work-in-progress feminist'. The mothers that Vidya Balan play do not adhere to the rulebook of motherhood that patriarchy hands down to every woman.
Reviewing ‘A Suitable Girl’: Move Over 'Indian Matchmaking' To See The Bigger Picture

Reviewing ‘A Suitable Girl’: Move Over ‘Indian Matchmaking’ To See The Bigger Picture

Indian Matchmaking follows the lives of Indian individuals trying to get married through a matchmaker based in Mumbai, Sima Taparia. Another lesser known Netflix venture that she was a part of, was a documentary titled 'A Suitable Girl'.