Interviews

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.

In Conversation With Lalsu Nogoti: An Adivasi lawyer And Social Activist

In Conversation With Lalsu Nogoti: An Adivasi Lawyer And Social Activist

Lalsu Nogoti is an independent elected member of the Zila Parishad and is the first lawyer from the Madia Gond Adivasi community in that district.
In Conversation With Rola Yasmine: Women in Conflict Areas And Their Reproductive Rights

In Conversation With Rola Yasmine: Women in Conflict Areas And Their Reproductive Rights

Read our interview with Rola Yasmine, The founder of The A-Project, Lebanon, where she speaks about her work with Syrian women refugees.
"All Romantic Experiences Are Essentially Caste Experiences": In Conversation With Jyotsna Siddharth

“All Romantic Experiences Are Essentially Caste Experiences”: In Conversation With Jyotsna Siddharth

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We interviewed Jyotsna Siddharth, an actor and a writer, who is also the founder of Project-Anti-Caste, Love and Dalit Feminism Archive.

In Conversation With Shobhika Kalra: Changing Landscapes One Ramp At A Time

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Meet Shobhika Kalra, the co-founder of Wings of Angelz, who took it upon herself to make the world wheelchair accessible, one ramp at a time.
In Conversation With Saba Khalid: The Creator Of Raaji Chatbot

In Conversation With Saba Khalid: The Creator Of Raaji Chatbot

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Raaji is a chatbot app developed by Saba Khalid which is available on the Google Play Store developed for girls and women in developing countries.
In Conversation With Dr Padma Rammoorthy: The Founder Of Medhealth TV

In Conversation With Dr Padma Rammoorthy: The Founder Of MedHealth TV

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Read our exclusive interview with Dr Padma Rammoorthy, the founder of MedHealth TV, an online portal offering resources on maternal health.

In Conversation With Aqui Thami: The Founder Of Sister Library

Through Sister Library, Aqui Thami aims to create a space where women authors can be read. It will be the first community-owned feminist library in India.

On Babasaheb And Filmmaking: In Conversation With Jyoti Nisha

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For scholar and filmmaker Jyoti Nisha, this is a story sprawled over 8 different locations and it has taken her over 2 years, and a successful crowdfunding campaign for it to come together in the form of her feature-length documentary B.R. Ambedkar – Now and Then.
In Conversation With Srilekha Chakraborty: The Founder of #PeriodsPeCharcha

In Conversation With Srilekha Chakraborty: The Curator of #PeriodsPeCharcha

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Srilekha Chakraborty discusses her work with us on the #PeriodsPeCharcha campaign, menstrual hygiene in India, the policy loopholes and what still needs to be done.

In Conversation With Tanzila Khan: Author, Disability Rights Activist, And The Founder Of Girlythings

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Girlythings, launched by Tanzila Khan, is an application-based start-up, which provides delivery service for products related to women’s menstrual hygiene.

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Scrapping For Glitter: The Dark Side Of The Cosmetic Industry

Scrapping For Glitter: The Dark Side Of The Cosmetic Industry

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Mica is used in eyeshades, lipsticks, mascara, nail polish, blush and many such cosmetic products. 60% of the high-quality mica that goes into the cosmetic industry is sourced from India and most of it comes from scrap mining.
Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

Housework And The Normalization Of The ‘Clueless Man’

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When the cluelessness of the man with respect to housework is normalised, the actual burden is thrust on the woman.
PMDD - Fibromyalgia: Invisible Symptoms And A Visible Identity

PMDD – Fibromyalgia: Invisible Symptoms And A Visible Identity

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It has been over eight years of me living with my symptoms of PMDD and coexisting fibromyalgia, which have taught me to find strength in my weakness and live the vulnerability of alone-ness.