Gender Inequality, Popular Culture and Resistance in Bankura by Sujit Kumar Chattopadhyay

By Sujit Kumar Chattopadhyay

This publication examines the connections and interrelationships at play among gender inequality, pop culture and resistance at the foundation of case experiences performed within the district of Bankura, a space renowned for its culture and diversity of pop culture. In modern India, gender-based prejudice could be the main pervasive kind of inequality, arguably extra so within the rural society of Bengal the place the deep rooted and complicated types of gender inequality are mostly reproduced and legitimized in pop culture. Gender Inequality, pop culture and Resistance in Bankura District argues that if the workout of energy inherently contains resistance, then gender energy is countered through a few elements of pop culture in favour of a extra equitable dating among women and men. The textual content additionally examines resistance to the ideological sorts of gender bias and inequality depicted in pop culture akin to people songs, riddles, rhymes and proverbs operative within the rural society of Bankura and explores the intimate connection among pop culture and the standard lifetime of the overall population.

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