Meena Kandasamy

Meena Kandasamy is a poet, fiction writer, translator and activist who lives in Chennai and London. She has published two collections of poetry, Touch and Ms. Militancy, and the critically acclaimed novel, The Gypsy Goddess. Her forthcoming novel, When I Hit You, Or, The Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife (Atlantic Books, May 2017), explores the theme of domestic violence and marital rape. 


Bengaluru attacks: Misogyny by night and day

The toxic masculinity that triggered the New Year Eve's attacks on women was there in the morning to deny they happened.