Gender

In this section, find articles, video, images and artwork on gender, gender stereotypes and discrimination, gender fluidity and gender diversity.

A Bakasura Thali of Indian food

What Does Food Have To Do With Gender?

Our gender defines our personal, political, commercial, socio-cultural and psychological relationship with food and how we see ourselves.
संस्कारी लड़कियों के नाम एक खुला खत...

संस्कारी लड़कियों के नाम एक खुला खत…

पितृसत्तात्मक समाज में लड़कियों का चरित्र सिर्फ दो छोर से बंधा होता है - अच्छा या बुरा| इसके तहत अच्छी लड़की यानी कि संस्कारी लड़की बनना हर लड़की का सपना बन जाता है और वो ज़िन्दगीभर इस सपने को पूरा करने के लिए जद्दोजहद करती रहती है|
"मैं और लड़कियों की तरह नहीं हूं..." वाला समावेशी स्त्री-द्वेष

“मैं और लड़कियों की तरह नहीं हूं…” वाला समावेशी स्त्री-द्वेष

समावेशी स्त्री-द्वेष बचपन से समाजीकरण के ज़रिए जेंडर के तहत सिखाये गए व्यवहार और विचारों का नतीज़ा है - जहां अच्छी लड़कियां शादी से पहले न तो सेक्स पर बात कर सकती हैं और न सेक्स कर सकती है|
Pointlessly Gendered Products

Monster Trucks for Boys and Tiaras for Girls: Pointlessly Gendered Products

Pointlessly gendered products, from clothes to toys, all serve to reinforce gender roles that straitjacket people into the gender binary.
जेंडर से बनाई जाती है महिलाएं

‘जेंडर’ से बनाई जाती है महिलाएं

‘जेंडर’ सामाजिक-सांस्कृतिक संरचना है, जो स्त्रीत्व और पुरुषत्व के गुणों को गढ़ने के सामाजिक नियम व कानूनों का निर्धारण करता है।

Books Are For Readers, Not Genders

Books are meant to open up new ways of seeing, but gendered books shackle us into a world in which are forever constrained by stereotypes.
internalized misogyny

A 101 Introduction To Internalized Misogyny

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you must have heard the phrase ‘I am not like other girls’ or 'I am not like most girls' somewhere.
genderfluidityvideo

Watch: Jabong’s New Ad Celebrates Genderfluidity In All Its Glory

The discussion around genderfluidity has thus been so far woefully nonexistent.
Gender Bender: How India Discovered Gender Role Reversal Through Pop Culture

Gender Bender: How India Discovered Gender Role Reversal Through Pop Culture

Before Bollywood sauntered on to the scene, India discovered gender reversal through ads, Facebook campaigns and web series.
Infographic: Gender inEquality In India

Infographic: Gender (In)Equality In India

In recent times, there’s been a lot of talk about gender equality in India. Bollywood, web series, advertisements, online campaigns, all have sough to break stereotypes and highlight gender-related issues.

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Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

Dear Tamil Cinema, Let Brown Women Play The Role Of Brown Women

More than half the Tamil movies I watched had extremely light-skinned women from the North playing the roles of 'typical' Tamil women.
How Tamil Cinema Normalises And Promotes Rape Culture

How Tamil Cinema Normalises And Promotes Rape Culture

When it comes to rape, Tamil cinema cannot seem to get the message right. There are hundreds of movies where rape is reduced to just a joke.
A Pro's Guide On How To Fight Body Shaming

A Pro’s Guide On How To Fight Body Shaming

Body shaming makes you a pro at dealing with it and that is extremely mean of the world which is inhabited by billions of human beings and so many body types.