The NLS Public Lecture Series

The Politics of Expendability: State Suppression of Police Workers in India

December 8, 2021 | 6 PM

Speaker: Prof. Beatrice Jauregui,  Associate Professor, Centre for Criminology and Socio-Legal Studies, University of Toronto

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Dimapur Matters

November 24, 2021 | 3 PM

Speakers: Dolly Kikon is an anthropologist. She teaches at the University of Melbourne.
Duncan McDuie-Ra is professor of urban studies at the University of Newcastle with an interest in urban cultures.

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Artificial Intelligence and the Limits of Legal Personality

November 18, 2021

Speaker: Prof. Simon Chesterman, Dean and Provost’s Chair Professor of the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law and Senior Director of AI Governance at AI Singapore

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Coding Nature’s Code

November 11, 2021

Speaker: Prof. Katharina Pistor, Edwin B. Parker Professor of Comparative Law at Columbia Law School & Director of the Law School’s Center on Global Legal Transformation

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The ‘Economy’ in Indian Politics: Some Inter-disciplinary Reflections’

November 10, 2021

Speaker: Prathama Banerjee, historian at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), Delhi

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India Justice Report 2020

September 15, 2021

Speaker: Maja Daruwala, Chief Editor of the India Justice Report and Senior Advisor with the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI)

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Gender and the “Faith” in Law: Equality, Secularism, and the Rise of the Hindu Nation

April 21, 2021

Speaker: Prof. Ratna Kapur, International Law, Queen Mary University of London

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Cities of Indus Civilization: New Perspectives

January 17, 2020

Speaker: Nayanjot Lahiri, Historian, Archaeologist, and Professor of History at Ashoka University

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Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity: Development in International Law

December 13, 2019

Speaker: Victor Madrigal-Borloz, UN Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Senior Visiting Researcher at Harvard Law School

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The Supreme Court Today: Mostly Final but Rarely Infallible

November 28, 2019 

Speaker: Suhrith Parthasarathy, Advocate at the Madras High Court in Chennai, India

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Sectarian Secularism: Limits of Subaltern Politics

November 21, 2019

Speaker: Ajay Gudavarathy, Professor in political science at Centre for Political Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

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