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During the earlier 40 years, South Asia has been the site and the focal point of dynamic, vital feminist scholarship and activism. during this choice of essays, favorite 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 handle feminist responses to spiritual fundamentalism and secularism; globalization, hard work, 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 area can enhance and strengthen 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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