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By Ania Loomba,Ritty A. Lukose

During the earlier 40 years, South Asia has been the positioning and the focal point of dynamic, vital feminist scholarship and activism. during this choice of essays, well-liked feminist students and activists construct on that paintings to confront urgent new demanding situations for feminist theorizing and perform. studying contemporary feminist interventions in India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh, they tackle feminist responses to non secular fundamentalism and secularism; globalization, exertions, and migration; militarization and kingdom repression; public representations of sexuality; and the politics of intercourse paintings. Their essays attest to the variety and specificity of South Asian destinations and feminist matters, whereas additionally demonstrating how feminist engagements within the sector can enhance and increase feminist theorizing globally.

Contributors. Flavia Agnes, Anjali Arondekar, Firdous Azim, Anannya Bhattacharjee, Laura Brueck, Angana P. Chatterji, Malathi de Alwis, Toorjo Ghose, Amina Jamal, Ratna Kapur, Lamia Karim, Ania Loomba, Ritty A. Lukose, Vasuki Nesiah, Sonali Perera, Atreyee Sen, Mrinalini Sinha, Ashwini Sukthankar

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