Resources

Activism

Feminism in India amplifies the voices of women and marginalized groups using tools of art, media, culture, technology & community.

International Women’s Development Agency To advance and protect the rights of diverse women and girls

The Red Elephant Foundation youth-led initiative based out of India using storytelling, dialogue-building, training and tech for peace & gender equality

Sayfty’s vision is to make the daily lives of millions of Indian women safer by empowering them to take a stance against gender violence.

She Says India A youth-led movement to end gender based discrimination and further the rights of women.

Media

Bechdel Test Movie List [Hollywood]

Gender Inequality in Film Infographic Updated in 2018 [Hollywood], New York Film Academy

See Jane: The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media [Hollywood] working within the media and entertainment industry to engage, educate, and influence

Women and Hollywood Educates, Advocates, and Agitates for Gender Diversity and Inclusion in Hollywood and the Global Film Industry

Culture

The Ladies Finger! An online women’s magazine delivering fresh and witty perspectives on politics, culture, health, sex, work and everything in between.

Ted Talks on Feminism

TV Tropes Common themes and character types used in story telling

Foundations of Theory and Criticism

The Bechdel Test: The movie has to have at least two women in it, who talk to each other, about something besides a man.

“Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema,” Laura Mulvey,  Screen, vol. 16, (Autumn 1975), pp 6-18. Origin of the idea of the “male gaze.”

“What is Postcolonial Feminism?” Fem Magazine

WHAT DOES INTERSECTIONAL FEMINISM ACTUALLY MEAN? IWDA