Feminism

  • Feminism in Hollywood has a long way to go: Keira Knightley 30-12-2013 05:28 PM

    London: Actress Keira Knightley says even though the discussion about feminism is gaining momentum, it will still take years for Hollywood to attain gender equality. The 28-year-old actress said she is happy that conversations regarding feminism are taking place, reportedContactmusic. "I think it's great, what's happening at the moment. I...
  • Some openly feminist advice to men on how to deal with women 26-11-2013 12:25 PM

    Over the past few days, several versions of what happened at Tehelka's intellectual ThinkFest in Goa have come out in public. The initial letters written by the magazine's founding editor Tarun Tejpal to his alleged victim of sexual assault were contrite in their tone and text. But as the story...
  • Two cheers for the anti-rape movement

    The other India |  Debraj Bhattacharya
    Following the horrific assault and rape of a 23-year-old girl in Delhi there has been massive protests at Delhi, in other cities of India as...

  • Finding feminism in 'Mad Men'

    Delhi Musings |  Shormishtha Panja
    Don: "Let me ask you something. What do women want?" Roger: "Who cares?" - Mad Men It is easy for feminists to hate ...

  • Why men don't need quota at St Stephen's College

    The Second Sex |  Asiya Islam
    In a recent moment of either enthusiasm or desperation, Principal of St Stephen's College, Delhi University, Valson Thampu proposed 40% reservation for male students at...

  • Contemporary Indian literatures

    From Heart to Heart |  H S Shivaprakash
    In spite of having an uninterrupted history of 200 years, Indian literatures, written in 22 officially recognized major languages, countless tribal languages and in foreign...

  • I am still naked

    Write Corner |  Anubha Bhonsle
    "I am still naked." She said it tonelessly, almost hopelessly; no anger, not even an eye-lid moved, and then she got up and left. ...

  • The one where an inspiring cookbook is found

    the vague woman's blog |  Devapriya Roy
    One day in the library I had an epiphany. It came in the form of a slim little yellow hardbound book that nobody had ...

  • In defense of the cleavage and why women flaunt it 05-03-2008 03:24 PM

    Karachi: Afghan captain Mohammad Nabi said on Friday his fast-rising cricket team were batting for a fresh berth in the World Twenty20, hoping that competing in Pakistan had helped to mature young talent. The 26-year-old led a young Afghan team in Pakistan's Twenty20 domestic tournament and although they lost all...