Friday, March 09, 2012

Socio-Legal Review Essay Competition

The Socio-Legal Review, the student edited peer reviewed journal of the National Law School of India University, Bangalore is holding the 2nd Annual SLR Essay Competition.
Students from law schools and other undergraduate courses in India and around the world can participate and submit their essays on the topics mentioned below.
1. Emergent Civil Society: Redefining or negating participative democracy?
2. Rule of Law in Fledgling Societies: Is parliamentary democracy still the best solution? Discuss and highlight possible alternatives in light
of the Arab Spring and Occupy Protests.
3. Freedom of Speech and Role of the Media: To what extent can and should the Press Council of India regulate content and reduce sensational
journalism

Word Limit: 2,500 to 3,000 words (exclusive of footnotes) and the essay is to be submitted via email to sociolegalreview.nls@gmail.com and the deadline for submissions is 30th April, 2012

The essay competition is supported by a trust floated by Smt and Sri S.V.Joga Rao (visiting professor, NLSIU) In memory of their parents.

4 comments:

pinnu said...

Please reconfirm the deadline for submissions as there is no 31st in April.. please respond ASAP

Shlokie said...

31st April? Do you mean 30th April? Or 31st March?

Vrinda Bhandari said...

Sorry we meant 30th April. Regards the SLR Board

justin said...

when will the results of the essay be out