From Steubenville to Delhi: Destroying Rape Culture Needs a Worldwide Effort

by Huma Munshi Trigger Warning: rape, child rape, domestic violence Last week something quite special happened.  Though only witnessed in real time on twitter, it has since filtered through to the mainstream media. It was an important moment in the fight-back against rape culture led by a survivor who asked women to tweet stories of… Read More

Hanif Kureishi: sex, race and identity

by Huma Munshi Hanif Kureishi, like many of the male protagonists in his novels and screenplays, comes across as slightly nervous and awkward. He deploys a healthy dose of dry wit while reading from his new book, The Last Word, in the Purcell Room at the Southbank, London. His success in giving voice to the… Read More