Gender and Women Travel Writing: A Study


  • Dr Bushra Jafri


This era is engaged in (re)discovery, (re)emancipation, (re)freedom and most importantly in the (re)discourse. Women and women affairs are throughout engaged in discourse, counter-discourse and (re)discourse from the centuries. Woman as an entity is the first frontier to be dominated by male chauvinism and patriarchy. But instances of revolt for liberation and freedom are common in history from the very beginning. Although crushed and demolished, woman struggled a long way with her qualitative approach. The emotions, feelings, and morality have always been nurtured in their rational and reasonable attitude towards nature, life and philosophy.