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Contributions – Month 1

Paranoia

By Amal Awais Chughtai During this time of quarantining, I’ve been caught in a cycle of healing. I wanted something to reflect what I’ve been feeling, so after a stalemate that spanned many months, I drew it. What resulted was an image of me; experiencing trauma, experiencing fear and paranoia that I can’t get out …

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Quarantine Accentuating the Prevalent Gender Disparity in Mental Health

by Fatima Tanvir As women, we are made to carry not only the baggage of our own struggles, complexities, and experiences but also of that jolted upon us owing to the patriarchal milieu of our society. There is a lot of learning and unlearning, a lot of shaking up to do, in our own capacities, …

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