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Padmavat: An Engaging Tale

A movie as glamorous as Padmavat has painted that
picture effectively and perhaps could go a long way in changing the world for women in a subtle way.

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The Presidential Election

It is worth noting that, finally, we have not one but two worthy Dalit candidates who are educated and cultured enough to be the first citizen of this huge democracy where social stratification traditionally happened on the basis of birth.

Rajo and feminism in Odia culture

As many have felt and few have recently written ‘Rajo’ is a festival typical to the Odia culture. If anything, this festival speaks volumes about how feminism is handled by people who live in this culture and hence are responsible for shaping it.

Ae dil hai mushkil

There has been an attempt in the movie to display the emotions of love and friendship from a gender perspective. Although this is not effectively portrayed in the movie, the actor has done a decent job in conveying the message of a patriarchal mindset.

Rumblings of a concerned citizen

The anchors instead of talking over their guests should learn to listen and ask the right questions that needs to be answered in the moment of crisis. The political parties in spite of their differences should remain united in defending the country otherwise the country and thereby democracy which gives them voice could crumble.

Haider : Some Reflections

Dr Gopa Nayak is a writer and an academician. She has a DPhil from the University of Oxford and her first Master’s degree is in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of… Continue reading

Mr Modi’s choice of language at Sriharikota

Dr Gopa Nayak is a writer and an academician. She has a DPhil from the University of Oxford and her first Master’s degree is in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of… Continue reading

The Issue of Curriculum Vitae

Dr Gopa Nayak is a writer and an academician. She has a DPhil from the University of Oxford and her first Master’s degree is in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of… Continue reading

Modi, Marriage and Moral Issues

Dr Gopa Nayak is a writer and an academician. She has a DPhil from the University of Oxford and her first Master’s degree is in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, University of… Continue reading