About Me

I have explored the intersection of women’s lives with violence as a humanitarian aid worker, policy analyst, human rights researcher, writer, and academic. My personal concern is Tamil women in Sri Lanka, my political project situates their experiences within the struggles of marginalized women everywhere.   *** Artwork supplied courtesy of Chitra Ganesh.

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Welcome to Deviarchy!

I hope for this to be a space to encourage thought-provoking commentary on the many intersections of gender and violence. Please watch this site or follow me @nimmideviarchy  for an inside perspective on the UK Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in London June 10-12, as well as ongoing updates on the  incredible side event…

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