Meet Authors Ruth Vanita & Saleem Kidwai

Ruth Vanita and Saleem Kidwai have graciously agreed to make time for us in their very busy Mumbai schedule.

Ruth Vanita and Saleem Kidwai have graciously agreed to make time for us in their very busy Mumbai schedule.

Let us catch up with them to discuss:

a) Changing spaces and same-sex intimacy/desires in city of Mumbai and/or India,

b) Importance of ‘queer literature’ to understand the many diverse queer lives in India,

c) Exclusion of LBT from mainstream feminism; and the needs/concerns of LBT persons,

and other concerns, issues or thoughts.

Ruth has also just published another book: “Gender, Sex and the City” and we will be one of the first ones to preview it with her!

Please, please be on time

A Queer Ink and Humsafar Trust collaboration.

Date : Saturday, 14th July 2012

Time : 7PM onwards

Venue : 3rd Floor, Humsafar Trust Office, opposite Vakola Masjid, Vakola.

About the author

Broom

Broom lived an ordinary, boring, unhappy and married life till she met the woman that she fell madly in love with at the age of twenty eight. By day, she is a techie. By night - a Walking Dead addict, London exploring, rainbow-loving, champagne socialist.