A digital magazine on sexuality in the Global South: We are working towards cultivating safe, inclusive, and self-affirming spaces in which all individuals can express themselves without fear, judgement or shame

Author: Gunjan Chandak Khemka

Painting of a bunch of women sitting dejectedly in a town square like area

नारीवाद, यौनिकता और विकलांगता पर कुछ विचार

नहलाए जाने और नए कपड़े मिलने पर बुला बहुत खुश नहीं होती थीं। खाना वह ख़ुशी-ख़ुशी ले लेती थीं – लेकिन उसके लिए उन्हें कूड़ेदान में फेंके गए भोजन के टुकड़े तलाशने होते थे। गन्दी और मैली-कुचैली रहने से ही वे सड़क पर चलने वाले आदमियों की भूखी निगाहों से खुद को बचा सकती थीं।…
1857 painting. Eight women showing personifications of dementia, megalomania, acute mania, melancholia, idiocy, hallucination, erotomania and paralysis in a garden of a hospice facility in Paris.

On Feminism, Sexuality and Disability

  Bula was not happy at being offered a bath and fresh clothes. Food, she would gladly take – but for that she had to scrounge through leftovers in the bins. Staying dirty was her only protection from the roving eyes of men on the streets. She was afraid they would come after her if…