academia

Pipedreams for Indian Academia - II

A good bit of the teaching done at India's formal centres of higher learning today, especially in our metropolises, tends to rely on imported Euro-American theories, concepts, methods and ideologies.

published on : 17th February 2022

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.

published on : 27th October 2017

‘Sexual Violence Hall of Shame’: Due diligence done, says response to ‘Kafila’ feminists

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.

published on : 25th October 2017

Sexual harassment by professors: 33 colleges named in Raya Sarkar’s Facebook post

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.

published on : 25th October 2017

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.

published on : 25th October 2017