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What Does a University Logo Mean?

The author sincerely thanks Simon Barnabas and Najeeb Yehia Ezzi Washaly for their comments and suggestions on an earlier version of this article. Dilip Chavan (dilipchavan@srtmun.ac.in) teaches at the Department of English, Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded.

Gendering the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 crisis has affected Indian women differently. Due to the lack of autonomy and gender insensitive nature of the state’s response to the corona crisis, women are perceived as second class citizens. While the lockdown is not qualitatively a new experience for the women, even in critical times as it does not change boundaries or the nature of the public and the private spheres for them. Rather, it overburdens them, bereaves them of agency, and compromises their safety.

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