Articles by Sowjanya Tamalapakula

‘Jai Bhim’ employs certain techniques to create an ephemeral empathy for Adivasis because it believes that it is not easy for mainstream society to empathise with a poor, ‘filthy’ rat-catcher, says the author.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 18:01
Considering women as category “internal” to a community is not based on Ambedkarite politics but the framework of a Brahminical family model.
Monday, December 7, 2020 - 17:46
The changing rhetoric on reservations and justifications of violence against Dalits expose the casteist mindset of the upper castes who have come together.
Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 19:00
Feminists’ argument for promoting commercial surrogacy has limited value, keeping in mind the social reality of Dalits in our society. It doesn’t deconstruct the foundations of caste, class and gender.
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 17:12