Dr Yamini Shaista
English   |   Bangla

The writer teaches English literature at Dyal Singh College (M), University of Delhi.


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Pieces of a Woman: The gaps between help and support

The pieces of a woman couldn't have been picked, gathered and glued by someone from without; they could only have been protected by those around.


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Of stars and stargazers: Rohith and Sushant, you were too bright for this world

News of Sushant Rajput’s death in times of ‘social distancing’ has shaken us not only because it is an individual tragedy, but also because it is an indication of the tragic society we inhabit.


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Bois Locker Room: When your friends can imagine raping you

The hope for change lies in the attempt to sensitise the men to look at girls and women as fellow human beings rather than as objects of prey.