THE THIRD GENDER

The Third Gender, or the Hijda community of India, is a sexually ambivalent community – usually treated with fear and misconception, and often marginalized or discriminated against as a result. In this very emotionally charged session led by A. Revathi and Jerry Pinto, a variety of ideas was explored, some of which were alien to conventional European academic… Read more »

A Revolution is Brewing

This was a high-octane discussion about the revolution of gender identity and equity that is shaking the foundations of established patriarchy worldwide. The panel of women, who hail from various spheres of feminine thought, discussed the roots of this revolution in mythology and delved into themes of female marginalisation and emancipation, sexual exploration, and the… Read more »