I am interning with MAAR NewsTracker, a community of bloggers who analyse how the Indian media reports rape and sexual violence. The stories that I worked on for this project have been shared below.
With so many rape cases being reported every day, this article looks at how many cases are followed up by the media.
An analysis of the language of rape- the terms used and portrayal of victims and survivors.
A piece of a common man’s opinion on Indian media’s coverage of rape and sexual violence.
An interview with the founder member and editorial director of The Logical Indian on how the coverage of rape on digital media varies from traditional media.
An interview with the Founder of Our Voix, an organisation that runs workshops focused on the prevention of child sexual abuse.
Opinion of an Assamese from a matriarchal society on rape and its media coverage.
A poem expressing my emotions when I completed my first story.