Pilot - Sex, Shame and Urban India - Honey, it's Not All About the Kamasutra! Mon, 2017-10-02 12:07

22-year old Nabila gets stared at when she buys condoms. On her boyfriend’s birthday, she spent the night at his house, and snuck out secretly in the morning to avoid being caught by his mum. Nabila hails from the big Indian metro, Bangalore. She runs, she hides, and yet she celebrates desire. What is it like to explore sexual desire in urban India? This podcast introduces you to our series on sexuality and shaming in urban India. Listen to get a taster of what is to come.


YouTube sound bites:

‘Danish tourist gang-raped in India’ by Global News Published on 16 Jan 2014

‘India’s ‘Pink Ladies’- Defending Women’s Rights – Journal Reporters’ by DW English Published on 18 May 2013

‘India’s Anti-Gay Law-Reaction’ by CNN Published on 31 Mar 2016

‘In India, young women sent into marriages far from home’ by PBS NewsHour Published on 7 Oct 2013

‘Calcutta Kiss Song | Detective Byomkesh Bakshy | Lauren Gottlieb’ by YRF Published on 23 Mar 2015

‘#Cafe Krishna Exotic Music From India Vol.2…!!!’ by Divine India by Published on 4 Apr 2017

‘Antonio Sanchez- Drum Solo II’ by Drummerworld by Bernhard Castiglioni Published on 17 Jan 2014

‘Greatest Female Opera Soprano Singers HD’ by Archiduc De Belgrade Published on 22 Jul 2015

‘Western Influence Destroying Indian Culture’ by Ashish Pasrija Published on 11 Jul 2011


Co-created by Ruchi Chaudhury and Natalie Tempel-Merzougui