Call for Papers – CASIHR Journal On Human Rights Practice: Submit by Aug 10, 2018

Date :02/07/2018

The Center for Advanced Studies in Human Rights (CASIHR) at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL), welcomes articles, case remarks and book surveys for Volume 2 – Issues 1 and 2 of the CASIHR Journal on Human Rights Practice (CASIHR JHRP)

Theme: ‘The Paradox of Liberty: An Assessment of Freedom of Speech and Expression in Contemporary Times’.
Sub-Themes may incorporate yet are not limited to.
• Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPPs) – A Boon or Bane to the Freedom of Speech 
• An Analysis of Free Speech and Hate Speech and the Difference, if any, Between the two 
• Balancing the Freedom of Speech and Protection of Religious Sentiments
• A Re-examination of Defamation and Sedition 
• Digital Challenges in ensuring Freedom of Speech – Internet Shutdowns, State Surveillance etc. 
• Censorship of Book, films and Bans on Events – A Critique.
Submission Categories:
• Submissions can be made under the following heads:
• Long Articles– Word limit of 6000 words.
• Short Articles– Word Limit of 4000 to 4500 words.
• Case Comments– Word Limit of 1500 to 2000 words.
• Book Reviews-Word limit of 2000 to 2500 words.
Submission Guidelines:
All the submissions must be mailed only to with a cover letter specifying the following:
1. Name of Author(s) 
2. Designation 
3. Name and Address of Institution 
4. Contact Details – Address and Mobile No.
The Deadline for Submission of Articles is the 30th of August, 2018 by 11:59 PM

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