Pride and Prejudice

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Jul 29, 2022

Gender reassignment surgery: inaccessible, expensive but life-saving

The World Health Organisation defines gender incongruence as a marked and persistent inconguence between an individual’s experienced gender and the assigned sex. One of the ways to alleviate gender incongruence...

25 mins

Jun 17, 2022

This queer-feminist theatre troupe is rewriting mythology and gender roles

Samuho is a queer-feminist theatre troupe based in Kolkata. After watching their play Atho Hidimba Kotha, Pride and Prejudice host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to its members. Samuho’s plays are written from the...

37 mins

May 19, 2022

Queerness is everywhere but science is biased

In this episode of Pride and Prejudice, hosts Menaka Rao and Suryatapa Mukherjee discuss how the certainty of male-female binary affects the way science is done, with Sayantan Datta. Sayantan is a queer-trans s...

29 mins

Apr 24, 2022

Badhaai Do Bonus: Screenwriter Suman Adhikary on creating a queer film

In this episode of Pride and Prejudice, host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to screenwriter Suman Adhikary who co-wrote Badhaai Do with Akshat Ghildial and director Harshavardhan Kulkarni. They explore how the char...

38 mins

Apr 15, 2022

Badhaai Do: Queers watch and react to Bollywood’s latest LGBT+ flick

Join us in this episode of Pride and Prejudice, as host Suryatapa Mukherjee watches Badhaai Do with Nikhil. Nikhil is doing their PhD in German Cinema at Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi.  Since reading do...

30 mins

Mar 19, 2022

How to make schools safe for queer, neurodivergent children

A class 10 student of a Greater Faridabad private school died by suicide on 24th February. In his suicide note he wrote that his school was responsible for his death. His mother said that he was sexually harras...

31 mins

Feb 26, 2022

Valentine’s Special: For this runaway couple, home is where the heart is

For this month of love, we are bringing you a two-part Valentine’s Special miniseries where host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to queer couples about their journey. In this episode of Pride and Prejudice, we hear...

18 mins

Feb 14, 2022

Valentine’s Special: The interreligious gay couple who came out in the 80s and witnessed queer history

For this month of love, we are bringing you a two-part Valentine’s Special miniseries where host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to queer couples about their journey. In this episode of Pride and Prejudice, we hear...

34 mins

Jan 28, 2022

Garima Greh: How the policies of the Centre’s new trans shelter impact residents

Garima Greh is the Central government’s pilot program for trans people. In collaboration with Community Based Organisations (CBOs), the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has opened thirteen Garima Greh...

28 mins

Jan 18, 2022

How government-run safe home is giving trans people a second chance

Transgender persons are often on the run or are forced out of home. They are often unable to get stable formal jobs. The Garima Greh programme run by the Government of India under the Ministry of Social Justice...

20 mins