From Non-Brahmin to Non-Dalit: Caste Politics in Dravidian Land

From Non-Brahmin to Non-Dalit: Caste Politics in Dravidian Land

Dravidian Parties in Tamil Nadu are celebrating 2012 as the centenary of Dravidian Politics. Clearly this is a notable milestone. Dravidian politics, after all, was synonymous with social egalitarianism and radical campaigns against caste, gender and linguistic inequalities. From the initial mobilisation of ‘non-Brahmins’ against the predominance of the numerically […]

 

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