Caste, Inter-caste, Inter-cultural, Masculinity, Violence

The Violent Materialization of Caste in Indian Matchmaking and Sairat

If shows like Indian Matchmaking want to showcase narratives of dominant-caste men, may they be narratives of discomfort, repentance, and accountability, and not one of pride and honor because we know all too well that endogamy, seen in Indian Matchmaking, is about preserving caste honor, and honor-based killings, witnessed in Sairat, is about reclaiming caste honor.