The writer is associate professor in English at Deshbandhu College, Delhi University
Krishnan Unni P writes: Only holding the current government responsible won’t stop this. There’s a need to build civic consciousness to combat political violence.
The challenges that the writer and public intellectual framed were not Egypt-centred. Nawal El Saadawi spoke up against all the illiberal tendencies in the world.
An unpredictable social stratification has come into existence following the pandemic. This, one can surmise, would continue for some time despite the empathy we show in our private spaces.