Matilda Branson


Matilda is a passionate feminist currently working in gender and development in Nepal. With a Master in Gender and Development from the University of Melbourne (in Australia, mate), her favourite pastimes include stalking beach destinations on GoogleEarth (the Himalayas are a long way from the sea), fishing and singing Disney classics.

“Corrective Rape” of Lesbians and the Anti-Rape Condom

by Matilda Branson South Africa. I was there last November and found it to be a most beautiful country, both in terms of its ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson South Africa. I was there last November and found it to ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson South Africa. I was there last November and found it to be a most beautiful country, ... [ more ]

Sipping Tea with Candy

by Matilda Branson “Hello madame, how are you? Which country you from?” This is a pretty common phrase I hear when, on my days ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson “Hello madame, how are you? Which country you from?” This is ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson “Hello madame, how are you? Which country you from?” This is a pretty common phrase I ... [ more ]

Bring Your Baby to Work Day

by Matilda Branson I never stop being surprised by the things which happen in my day to day work at the Feminist Dalit Organisation ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson I never stop being surprised by the things which happen in ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson I never stop being surprised by the things which happen in my day to day work ... [ more ]

Sexual Violence as Torture

by Matilda Branson (trigger warning for discussion of sexual violence) June 26, International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, commemorating the day the ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson (trigger warning for discussion of sexual violence) June 26, International Day ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson (trigger warning for discussion of sexual violence) June 26, International Day in Support of Victims of ... [ more ]

This One Time, on Prolapse Camp…

by Matilda Branson So… I’m about to head off to Far Western Nepal (read: remote, hilly, goat tracks) on Prolapse Camp. Sounds fun, don’t ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson So… I’m about to head off to Far Western Nepal (read: ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson So… I’m about to head off to Far Western Nepal (read: remote, hilly, goat tracks) on ... [ more ]

Living Your Feminist Principles

by Matilda Branson Up to what point do we really live our feminist values? This is a dilemma I often face as someone working ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson Up to what point do we really live our feminist values? ... [ more ]

by Matilda Branson Up to what point do we really live our feminist values? This is a dilemma I ... [ more ]