Report by Prema Ravi.
Thirty two Chennai Freethinkers meets have gone by during which I was an active spectator and passive participant – witnessing the various activities from the comfort of my private space, observing, learning and watching like a passenger looking through a window during a long train journey.
On 20.07.2014, for the first time I ventured to attend a CFT meet which had been arranged jointly with Catalyst Study Circle. The programme was a bilingual discussion by a panel of Tamil writers: Ms. P.Salma, Ms. Brindha, Ms. Kavitha Muralidharan and Ms. Parameswari. The topic of the discussion – the magnet which drew me to the CFT meet was ‘Challenges faced by Women in Social and Literary spaces.’ (more…)