About TISSTalks

Silence is not acceptance. Silence is perpetuating violence.

Continuing with this belief, TISSTalks is back this year calling on people to keep talking – especially considering developments on campus and to examine the gendered nature of these events.

TISSTalks will continue to be a space for dialogue (confrontation, if need be) on gender. It hopes to successfully be able to engage groups with different gender perspectives in a constructive discourse.

The objectives of  TISSTalks have been to provide fora for talking about sexual harassment as well as sexuality in a rigorous manner and to strive towards recognition among students that gender is a real, living identity not to be subsumed under other categories.

Carrying forth, this year TISSTalks seeks to be part of mobilising people on campus along gender-conscious lines and to attempt to systematically and gradually breach the comfort zones in which the patriarchal conservatism of the campus remains ensconced.

To this end, TissTalks will be seen out of its virtual space into physical space through talks, discussions, participation in campus issues and more.

Come, be a part of the movement.

2 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Lal Hauzel  |  July 29, 2009 at 10:08 pm

    Good initiative! Keep up and be strong.

    Reply
  • 2. ahmad  |  May 11, 2010 at 3:47 pm

    women and men are equal in being human being.both have different physique and physiology and responsibilitytowards socicety as well.one who delivers better delivers good to society and is great himan being.A pregnant women is pregnant with laurels of nature .She is the surer on whom we all can can trust and God trusts more to launch His best creation on this globe

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


%d bloggers like this: