Dr. Mrinalini Sinha on the Emergence and Evolution of Feminist Debates in Modern India

Jan 12, 2021


Dr. Mrinalini Sinha, Professor at University of Michigan, is in conversation with Shrishti Malhotra, producer at The Swaddle, about the emergence of the stereotype of the ‘effeminate Bengali,’ why Katherine Mayo’s 1927 book ‘Mother India’ became controversial, and how women got divided along caste lines in the fight for their right to vote in colonial India.


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