Corpus ID: 208004374

Representation of Women with Disabilities in Hindi Cinema

  title={Representation of Women with Disabilities in Hindi Cinema},
  author={S. Kumar},
  • S. Kumar
  • Published 2017
  • Women with disabilities are being discriminated in socio-economic and political partic ipation in India. A woman with disability is doubly discriminated. Their right to have sex and reproduction has been grossly denied, indicating human rights violations. Their social and economic participation is grossly undermined. In this context, the role of Hindi popular c inema is of paramount importance to address their issues. Hindi cinema, popularly known as Bollywood, is one of the biggest… CONTINUE READING
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