Thursday, November 21, 2019

Art & Poetry

In this section, find articles on Indian feminist art activism (artivism) by Feminism in India.

For We’ve Known Stronger Men [Poem]

Because men are "wired that way", because men ''cannot control themselves", because men were "born to prey", save these excuses for we've known stronger men.

I’m Safe Till My Luck Runs Out [Poem]

A poem on how a woman's safety in public spaces and otherwise depends on her luck.
Freedom At Midnight [Poem]

Freedom At Midnight [Poem]

A poem on how freedom at midnight is still only restricted to men.

ABC’s For Little Pakistanis By Eiynah

ABC for Pakistanis was a joke children’s book I created to highlight some of the issues our community faces.

Woman, thy name is Temptation! [Poem]

A sarcastic poem on patriarchy blaming woman for making a man losing his control.

A Graphic Response To The ‘Women Against Feminism’ Movement

A graphic response to the Women Against Feminism movement and what feminism stands for.

Barbed Wire [Poem]

Woman, who are you to me?Has the barbed wire changed your face
Breasts [Poem]

Breasts [Poem]

Breasts - whose existence I got to know of, when an ill-fitting bra was thrust my way, When I spent months praying that they go away.

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What Is So Feminist About The JNU Protests? #FeesMustFall

What Is So Feminist About The JNU Protests? #FeesMustFall

In a country where discrimination has historically existed against women, sexual minorities and Persons with Disabilities, JNU has remained a space which not only provides accessible and inexpensive education but also a space of mobility and freedom of expression.
4 South Indian Movies That Start A Conversation About Caste

4 South Indian Movies That Start A Conversation About Caste

Movies have always helped start a complex conversation on issues like caste,and made its complexities slightly easier to believe and swallow.
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.