Burning My Roti: Breaking Barriers as a Queer Indian Woman


SKU: 9781784884390
Author: Dhaliwal, Sharan
Publication Date: 04/05/2022
Publisher: Quadrille Publishing
Binding: Hardcover
Media: Book
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Part memoir, part guide, Burning My Roti is essential reading for a new generation of South Asian women.


With chapters covering sexual and cultural identity, body hair, colorism and mental health, and a particular focus on the suffocating beauty standards South Asian women are expected to adhere to, Sharan Dhaliwal speaks openly about her journey towards loving herself, offering advice, support and comfort to people that are encountering the same issues.


This provocative book celebrates the strides South Asian women have made, whilst also providing powerful advice through personal stories by Sharan and other South Asian women from all over the world.