Jyothsna is currently doing doctoral research on the multiple identities of professional women in India at the Centre for Women's Studies at the University of York.

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Our Palms Are Not Meant Only for Henna: Agency, Tradition And Modernity In Contemporary Bollywood Films

This paper discussed the manner in which women are represented in Bollywood films as embodying traditional gendered values while also exercising agency and decision-making authority within prescribed limits.

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