101 Q Dates: With the Beautiful as a HUG volunteer

July 16, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

Editor’s note: 101 Q Dates is an initiative by Dolly Koshy, a social activist from Bangalore. This is an account of her 101 dates with different people from the LGBTQIA+ community. All 101 Q dates will be blogged. The aim of these 101 dates is LGBTQIA+ sensitisation more than finding a partner. Shruti Read More

Male and female tech coders at FSMK event discussing gender

Gender and Tech with Open Source Community

July 3, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

Embedded for Her, is a 10 weeks workshop conducted by FSMK ( Free Software Movement of Karnataka) to promote more women  coders in the specific field of embedded systems. As an Open Source Community, they  believe that more and more people need to join in the free software movement to make Read More

Designer explores clothes and gender using Mohiniyattam and drag

June 28, 2017 Purnima 2

“I think that a lot of feel people feel that clothes restrict a person by their gender and the idea is to reject gender conformism,” – Aishwarya Ravi The Bangalore-based fashion photographer recently released a thought-provoking photo series in collaboration with drag performer, Alex Mathew (and his drag persona, Mayamma). Read More

BroC0de: Gender and Technology Workshop at HasGeek

June 10, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

Techies; the misfits, the geeks, the nerds, the un-wired ones are making the future right now or so it seems. Techies have the power to change the narratives and ensure that more people from different groups are represented in this conversations. In an era where Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Virtual Read More

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