The 9th Annual South Asia Legal Studies Workshop is just a few weeks away! Join us on Thursday, 22 October 2015 at the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison, Wisconsin for our annual one-day event. The UW Law School’s full address is 975 Bascom Mall, Madison, WI, 53706-1399. The workshop will run 10am-6pm in Lubar Common (room 7200).
Special highlights this year include a session on digital South Asian legal studies and social media; a keynote address on recent developments in gender and law in India (by Sylvia Vatuk); and a tribute to George Gadbois and his work on the Indian Supreme Court. The workshop will also feature talks on sex-selective abortion, corporate social responsibility, and the right to health in India; legacies of colonialism in India and Bangladesh; the Supreme Court of Pakistan; and equity and financial inclusion in Sri Lanka.
This year, the preconference will happen on the first day of the larger 44th Annual Conference on South Asia (Oct.22-25, 2015). The main conference will be held at the Concourse Hotel (1 West Dayton Street, Madison, WI, 53703).
See you on October 22!