ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

MisogynySubscribe to Misogyny

Tech-mediated Misogyny and Communal Vitriol

Online hate speech targeting Muslim women in India further uncovers the right wing–Big Tech nexus.

 

Misogyny and Bar Ban

Bans and Bar Girls: Performing Caste in Mumbai’s Dance Bars by Sameena Dalwai, published by Women Unlimited (an associate of Kali for Women), New Delhi, 2019; pp 242, `595 (hardcover).

Lockdown Humour and Domestic Work: Perpetuating Gender Roles

The lockdown during COVID-19 resulted in the overburdening of work for Indian women. Memes were circulated on this and the unenthusiastic participation of men. By analysing humour, the article asserts that the memes reinforce the gendered divisions of domestic labour and the hierarchy within the family.
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