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Sukanya Bhattacharya

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Sukanya Bhattacharya is currently a third year undergraduate student of Political Science at Presidency University. She is interested in looking at feminism and gender through the lenses of popular culture, social media and urban spaces. She has written for 'Asia in Global Affairs' and has also been a volunteer at 'Calcutta Rescue'. She is also an avid debater and a quizzer.

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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.
RLV Ramakrishnan's Case Shows The Rampant Casteism in Classical Performing Arts

RLV Ramakrishnan’s Case Shows The Rampant Casteism in Classical Performing Arts

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Mohiniyattam dancer Dr RLV Ramakrishnan's attempt to die by suicide poses a larger question: Is it even possible for a lower caste person to be accommodated within what has been termed as ‘high tradition’ in classical art forms?
20 Indian Songs That Are A Must For Your Feminist Playlist

20 Indian Songs That Are A Must For Your Feminist Playlist

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These are 20 Indian songs you need to listen to which will empower you and make you feel happy about being a woman.