Prisons and ‘Discipline’ in India

by Shishir Bail In 1977 French Philosopher Michel Foucault authored what is widely considered to be a seminal work in the study of incarceration and imprisonment; the book titled ‘Surveille et Punir’ in French which was later translated to English as ‘Discipline and Punish’. In it, he traced the evolution of the ‘the prison’ as … Continue reading Prisons and ‘Discipline’ in India

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Conversation with Justice AS Anand, Former Chief Justice of India

Justice AS Anand visited NUJS this year to deliver the annual DD Basu Memorial Lecture. Alongside, he kindly consented to have an interview session with us. Here are the excerpts of the interview. In the conversation, Justice Anand talks about various issues, such as governance challenges in the NLUs, the role of the NHRC, the Supreme Court decisions on … Continue reading Conversation with Justice AS Anand, Former Chief Justice of India