Important to name perpetrators, says V Geetha on Raya Sarkar's crowd-sourced list of sexual harassers
She goes on to weigh in on the root of the issue - power imbalances and the nature of mentorship in closed university circles.
The Facebook post by a US-based lawyer Raya Sarkar naming prominent academics from India's best universities as sexual harassers has left the country's liberal intellectuals divided.
Raya Sarkar interview: 'Professors accused of sexual harassment promising victims passage to Oxford'
A Facebook post by Raya Sarkar inviting others to name academics who have sexually harassed their students went viral on Tuesday, with 58 professors listed by name and the institution they serve at.
Raya Sarkar, an Indian lawyer based in the United States, put out a list on her Facebook page, naming and shaming academicians who have been accused of sexual harassment by students.
58 academics from top institutions named as sexual harassers in Facebook post; JNU, DU, FTII feature in list
A Facebook post by a woman lawyer inviting others to name academics who have sexually harassed their students went viral on Tuesday, with 58 professors listed by name and their institutions.
The students' association of FTII has written an open letter to Anupam Kher in which it draws his attention to the issues affecting the film institute.
The courses are proposed to be held in non-metros such as Guwahati, Jaipur, Vishakhapatnam, Raipur, Chandigarh, Raipur, Bhopal, Leh and Andaman & Nicobar Islands to begin with.