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: Meghna Bohidar

A still from the film Rangeela a girl in a white dress with floral patterns and a hat dances with one leg up
A still from the film Rangeela

वो ‘फिल्मी’ शरीर – सार्वजनिक स्थानों में नृत्य और आनंद को समझना

इस तरह से नाचना न केवल सार्वजनिक स्थानों पर अपनी मौजूदगी दर्ज करने का तरीका हो सकता है बल्कि यह अपने निजी शरीर में आनंद पाने का उपाए भी है – एक ऐसा आनंद जिसे आजतक केवल काम करते रहने में ही आनंदित होने तक सिमित कर दिया गया था।
Headshot of a woman. Her hair is tied in a ponytaiill, she is wearing dangling earrings and she has a mole on top of her right eyebrow

Silencing love: Negotiating Sexuality In School Life

My experience of school, as I remember it, was quite conflicted. As a child I lacked the vocabulary to describe my experience and perhaps enjoyed school life to an extent. But as I reflect on my experiences now, the everyday violence that is inflicted by teachers and students in the garb of the greater good…