‘Thappad’ Shows the Subtle, Intimate Power Plays that Rob Women of Respect

And the dynamics that rob women of their ability to stand up for themselves.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Feb 28, 2020
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Image Credit: Thappad (2020)
AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.