Sun. Aug 25th, 2019

The Seer

Read, Think, Act

4 min read

In spite of a few shortcomings, this film succeeds in providing some cursory information to its audience about the life and times of Shastriji.

5 min read

There is a concept of performativity in Social Science, where a victim or an oppressed has to ‘perform’ her oppression every time for her to assert her rights. A very simple example would be how a tribal has to prove her backwardness to the authorities to claim their entitled rights. In terms of literature, a women writer has to perform her feminism every time she writes, for there are questions too often which asks her about the ‘women’s perspective’ in her writing.