women movement

Ascribing feminist intent and women movement

In the course of discussions before the seminar The Issues of Activism: the Artist and the Historian (2003)’ at the Faculty of Fine Arts, Baroda, Nilima Sheikh commented on the close relationship that the body of her work has with the concerns of the women movement in India.

tribal women

Gender and Politics

Years ago, when I was a child, my grandmother told me the story of the Queen of Jhansi. Heard in her gentle voice, by the dim light of a lantern, it did indeed seem like the most amazing fairy tale.