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In this series, we feature people and organisations who have done groundbreaking work in the field of gender, sexuality, women’s rights and the likes to get an insight into their lives and their work. More and more people are joining the feminist movement and working on gender and we wish to bring them in the limelight, one life at a time.

Lavanya Seshasayee

In Conversation With Dr Lavanya Seshasayee: On Psychiatry And Gender Roles

Dr Lavanya Seshasayee is a women’s mental health specialist and the founder of the Global Women’s Recovery Movement. She has also been a Fulbright finalist, a Bapu Trust fellow and a Movement for Global Mental Health Fellow.
Meet Mimi Mondal: India's First SFF Writer Nominated For A Hugo

Meet Mimi Mondal: India’s First SFF Writer Nominated For A Hugo

The first Hugo Award nominee from India, Mimi Mondal is a speculative fiction Dalit author. She is also a finalist for the Locus Awards 2018.
Thinlas Chorol

Meet Thinlas Chorol: The Founder Of Ladakhi Women’s Travel Company

Thinlas Chorol is a trekking guide, social entrepreneur and the founder of Ladakhi Women’s Travel Company (LWTC), a company both owned and operated by women.
ख़ास बात : "पीढ़ियाँ बदल जातीं हैं, स्त्री की दशा नहीं बदलती।" - कंचन सिंह चौहान

ख़ास बात : “पीढ़ियाँ बदल जातीं हैं, स्त्री की दशा नहीं बदलती।” – कंचन...

कंचन सिंह चौहान बहुमुखी प्रतिभा की धनी हैं। वे एक शायरा, कहानीकार और ब्लॉगर हैं। उनके भीतर एक पाठक और जहीन आलोचक भी सजग है।
In Conversation With Bhuli: A Platform For Social Good Through Art

In Conversation With Bhuli: A Platform For Social Good Through Art

Bhuli is an Uttrakhand based enterprise, run by two young women professionals for promotion of nutrition, culture and healthcare.
Kamla Bhasin

In Conversation With Kamla Bhasin: Renowned Developmental Feminist Activist

Kamla Bhasin is perhaps India's most renowned developmental feminist activist, social scientist, poet and author. She has worked for 35 years in fields of women's rights, human development, peace and democracy.
खास बात: "स्त्री का लिखना साहित्य के क्षेत्र में अपना स्पेस क्लेम करना है" - सुजाता | Feminism In India

खास बात: “स्त्री का लिखना साहित्य के क्षेत्र में अपना स्पेस क्लेम करना है”...

सुजाता हिंदी की महत्वपूर्ण कवि और स्त्रीवादी लेखक हैं। उनका एक कविता संकलन 'अनन्तिम मौन के बीच' भारतीय ज्ञानपीठ से प्रकाशित किया गया है। साथ ही, सुजाता चोखेरबाली ब्लॉग भी लिखती हैं|
Talking Compass

In Conversation With The Talking Compass: Expanding Mental Health Access

The Talking Compass is a platform that provides various services including counselling and coaching and is a mental health resource sharing space.
Rani Bang

Meet Dr Rani Bang: On Improving Health Care For Rural Women

Dr Rani Bang is known for her stellar work in changing the face of health care for rural women in the area of Gadchiroli, Maharashtra.
Bharat Kaushik

In Conversation With Bharat Kaushik, Founder Of Transgender Model Magazine

One of Bharat Kaushik's initiatives is Transgender Model Magazine. It is an online magazine where he profiles talent from the trans community and displays them to the magazine's audience.

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