Feminism India

Nurturing Bright Young Minds

I have been studying this chapter for four hours, I’ll never finish the others today. Daydreaming, as usual. “The sex need is irresistible in man,” my Sociology textbook informs me. Striking out the last word, I scribble ‘humans’ on top. I add plural pronouns throughout the rest of the paragraph, pondering syntax and grammar to fit them in correctly. Now I read it again to study it. Studying Economics, I read that an entrepreneur aims to maximize his profits. I write, ‘/her’ in between the lines, next to it. At every point, I add female pronouns, glancing worriedly at the clock, but I can’t... read more »