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  Body politic
  Vol III : issue 4

  Saadat H. Manto
  Amrita Pritam
  Jayanta Mahapatra
  Geeti Sen
Anita Agnihotri
  Dhiruben Patel
  S. Akbar Zaidi
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Mrinal Pande - Rules for wombs and women (Essay) - Dos and don'ts for the second sex, from Hindu scripture.
Jasodhara Bagchi - The night my door was stormed (Essay) - How gender ideology has protected women from the unhealthy heritage of cultural nationalism.
Shyam Benegal - Hari Bhari - The complete script of his unusual feature film exploring the issues surrounding reproductive health in India.
Dayanita Singh - Liberation Express - (Photo essay) - Covering a 'rescue' operation of sex workers in Bombay.
Sumanta Banerjee - Encounter in a death cell (Essay) - Deconstructing a conversation between a prostitute turned serial killer of 91th century Calcutta and the police detective who arrested her.
M. Mukundan - Stranger (Fiction, translated from the Malayalam)
S. Diwakar - The palace of light (Fiction, translated from the Kannada)
Dhanushkodi Ramasami - The letter (Fiction, translated from the Tamil)
Sara Rai - Honeymoon (Fiction, translated from the Hindi)
Nabaneeta Dev Sen - The circle (Play for voices, translated from the Bengali)
Krishan Adeeb - These dreams (Poetry, translated from the Urdu)
Kamal Vora - The wall (Poetry, translated from the Gujarati)
Daud Haider - Travails (Poetry, translated from the Bengali)
Mahmood Sham - Tele-romance (Poetry, translated from the Urdu)
Elzy Thaarmangalam - Truths (Poetry)
S. Rameshan - Frog in the well (Poetry, translated from the Malayalam)
Anamika - Fill in the blanks (Poetry, translated from the Hindi)
Adreyo Sen - The absence of silence (New poetry)
K. Srilata - Me and my poem (New poetry)
Nancy Gandhi - Fading light (New poetry)
Vinay Sharma - All telephones are dead (new fiction)
Rahul Sagar - Letters to the Gnome (New writing)
Pamela Phipose - After the funeral (Review) - An appraisal of two recent academic works on the image and reality of the Hindu widow
Pratik Kanjilal - The trouser people (Review) - A contemporary journey through Burma, inspired by Sir George Scott's journal
PLUS: Backlog - More disturbing images from Vishwajyoti Ghosh.