Madhavi Menon - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 2
12:30 pm
Naale Baa

An Equal World: Beyond 377

Aatish Taseer, Madhavi Menon, Robert Dessaix, Vasudhendra with Anjali Gopalan

Day 2
6:15 pm
Adjust Maadi

Love and Longing in Hindustan

Madhavi Menon and Pavan K Varma

Bio

Madhavi Menon is Professor of English at Ashoka University. She works on questions of desire, sexuality, identity, and the law. Professor Menon is the author of Wanton Words: Rhetoric and Sexuality in English Renaissance Drama (2004), Unhistorical Shakespeare: Queer Theory in Shakespearean Literature and Film (2008), Indifference to Difference: Towards a Queer Universalism (2015), and most recently, Infinite Variety: A History of Desire in India (2018); she is also the editor of Shakesqueer: A Queer Companion to The Complete Works of Shakespeare (2012).