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Portrayal of Sexuality in the Age of Solemnity
(Project Monma Research Centre, 2016)
Ismat Chugtai was Urdu’s most dauntless and contentious woman writer of the twentieth century and surely the leading figure of the Progressive Writers group. This group of Urdu writers produced various influential works ...
Capital, Gender and the Machine
(University of Canterbury, 2017)
This essay provides a close reading of Capital, Volume I, Chapter 15: “Machinery and Large-Scale Industry.” Part one examines Marx’s theory of the capitalist machine. Under capitalist conditions of production, the machine ...
“Violence is not part of our culture:” Ruminations about violence, culture and gender
(Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies, 2017)
This paper is an excavation of some of the major theories about violence, gender, and culture: mostly from anthropology but also philosophy, sociology and feminist studies. Many are still taught in universities; some have ...