In conversation with RJ Lokesh Dharmani  When it comes to defining masculinity, Google explains it as “qualities or attributes regarded as characteristic of men.” Traditionally, men were expected to be protectors, providers and procreators. So naturally, masculine traits included strength, assertiveness, Ayisha Alka, a second-year journalism student, shares what students can do during this time period. Filmed by: Saher Suthriwala So, working at home. For 4 weeks. Maybe longer. Nobody knows as we await updates from the Ministry of Education. According to

"Boys don’t cry.” "There is no such thing as a house-husband!” "He's supposed to have more zeroes in his paycheck than her.” "He's taken an off from work because his child is sick? That’s surprising.” All these statements, used so frequently, it’s all normalised. Masculinity is given