What It’s Like to Be Openly Queer and Exist Within an Indian Family

Coming out is simply the first step. The subsequent acceptance, or lack thereof, is what defines familial relationships.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Sep 26, 2019
openly queer in Indian families
Image Credit: Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga (Vinod Chopra Films)
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.