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Taniya Roy

Taniya Roy hails from Kolkata, the city of sepia dreams. A paw-rent, semi-colon enthusiast and wordsmith, she writes for a living and lives for writing her thoughts out. She has done her Masters in Economics from the University of Calcutta.

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Dipangshu Acharya & The Intellectual Bankruptcy Of Those Who Normalise Domestic Abuse

How Dipangshu Acharya’s Case Exposes A Rot In Bengali Cinema

Dipangshu Acharya, rising actor and lyricist in Bengali entertainment, has been accused of violence by his several women with whom he was involved.
The 'Aunty' Body And All That Follows

The ‘Aunty’ Body And All That Follows

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.
Comparing Female Protagonists & Supporting Characters From Indian Epics

A Feminist Reading Of Supporting Female Characters From Indian Epics

While ‘woman and war’ has been a central plot of their stories casting Draupadi and Seeta as main female protagonists, we can map many supportive female characters in both the stories for their stunning similarities yet intriguing differences.

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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

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’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.
The Life And Times Of Dnyanjyoti Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule | #IndianWomenInHistory

The Life And Times Of Dnyanjyoti Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule | #IndianWomenInHistory

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.