Pride and Prejudice

Suno India

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Jan 30, 2023

Queering Language: Finding queerness in Assamese literature

This is part three of our miniseries, Queering Language, where we are looking at the relationship between queerness and language. In this episode of Pride and Prejudice, host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to Nuzh...

40 mins

Jan 16, 2023

Queering Language: Locating queerness in Hindi literature through the ages

This is part two of a miniseries we are doing, Queering Language. In this series, we are looking at the relationship between queerness and language. In this episode, host Suryatapa Mukherjee spoke to Chittajit...

48 mins

Dec 15, 2022

Queering Language- Ulti, a secret language of trans women created centuries ago

This is part one of a miniseries Queering Language in Pride and Prejudice, where we explore the relationship between queerness and language. For this episode, host Suryatapa Mukherjee speaks to Raina, a trans a...

31 mins

Nov 29, 2022

Why these trans filmmakers started their own production studio

In the last episode of Pride and Prejudice, we explored how trans actors struggle to find opportunities in Bollywood. So, in this episode, host Suryatapa Mukherjee spoke to trans filmmakers Varsha and Asawari,...

39 mins

Nov 16, 2022

Bollywood wants trans stories but not trans actors

In recent years, with increasing queer acceptance, we have seen more sensitive portrayals of transgender people in films and TV shows. But in Sacred Games, Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui, Gangubai Kathiawadi and the...

24 mins

Oct 16, 2022

The rainbow parents championing their queer kids and changing the minds of others

We have just had the International Coming Out day on October 11th. When queer people are out about our sexuality and gender, the first question we usually get is, do our parents know? Sweekar: The Rainbow Paren...

47 mins

Sep 16, 2022

Housing discrimination: Finding a safe place to call home changes queer lives

It has been 3 years since the Supreme Court read down section 377 and 75 years since Indian independence. So, let’s see how free queer people are when it comes to finding a home. In this episode of Pride and Pr...

33 mins

Aug 16, 2022

How Queer Affirmative Counselling is transforming therapy for queer people

In this episode of Pride & Prejudice, we are looking at Queer Affirmative Counselling Practices or QACP. QACP goes beyond mere acceptance of queerness in people going for therapy. It is about questioning existi...

30 mins

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