Ritu Menon

Ritu Menon is a feminist publisher and writer, CO-founder of Kali for Women, South Asia’s first feminist press, and founder of Women Unlimited, an associate of KFW. She has more than a dozen books and scores of academic essay to her credit; she is the author of the groundbreaking 1998 book, Borders & Boundaries: Women in India’s Partition, which has had a major impact on Partition historiography, and is editor of No Woman’s Land: Women from Pakistan, India & Bangladesh Write on the Partition of India. All her work on India’s Partition proceeds from a feminist perspective, and with a focus on South Asia.

She has been active in the national, regional and international women’s movements for over 30 years, collaborating closely on research projects and alternative media initiatives.