Corpus ID: 208004374

Representation of Women with Disabilities in Hindi Cinema

@inproceedings{Kumar2017RepresentationOW,
  title={Representation of Women with Disabilities in Hindi Cinema},
  author={S. Kumar},
  year={2017}
}
  • 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
    1 Citations
    Disability, Deficiency, and Excess: A Cinematic Construction of Disability in Popular Odia Cinema
    • 5
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 18 REFERENCES
    Disabled Women: An Excluded Agenda of Indian Feminism
    • 80
    • PDF
    Asexuality: Prevalence and associated factors in a national probability sample
    • 233
    Asexuality: Classification and Characterization
    • 159
    • PDF
    The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism
    • 681
    • Highly Influential
    A ladder of citizen participation
    • 10,864
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    July).A Ladder of Citizen
    • Participation.Journal of theAmerican PlanningAssociation,
    • 1969
    The Role of Heteronormativity in Portrayals of Disabilityin Indian Cinema
    • Retrieved from September 26,2016,
    • 2016
    http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/society/ spearheading-social-change/artic le8280829.ece
    • Spearheading social change.The Hindu.Retrieved fromSeptember
    • 2016
    Sexual rights of disabled women
    • 2014