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Discussing Prisons, Prisoners and Books with Sunetra Choudhury | April 15 [8.30-10 PM] : Lawctopus Law School Book Club – Lawctopus


Discussing Prisons, Prisoners and Books with Sunetra Choudhury

In the third month of Lawctopus Law School Book Club, we’re studying two books- ‘Black Warrant: Confessions of a Tihar Jailer’ and Behind Bars: Prison Tales of India’s Most Famous’. 

Both these books cope with the fallacies and anecdotes of Indian prisons. While Black Warrant comes from a private house as a memoir of the previous jailer of Tihar Jail, Behind Bars exposes the underbelly of the Indian jail system that’s fraught with elitism. 

Both the books are impeccable in their very own proper as they narrate the untold tales of notorious ‘criminals’.

What else do these books have in frequent, you ask?

Journalist, anchor and writer – Sunetra Choudhury. 

You heard it proper! Sunetra Choudhury is the writer of Behind Bars and has co-authored Black Warrant together with Sunil Gupta. She is thought for her prolific work as an anchor and journalist at NDTV. Currently, she is working because the nationwide political editor on the Hindustan Times. 

As it’s with each e-book(s), we’re delighted to ask you to the dialog on the 2 books with Sunetra as our visitor, on April 15, Thursday.

Save the date peeps: April 15, Thursday

Time: 8.30 – 10 PM

Mode: Zoom. We’ll even be broadcasting, however will give choice to Zoom questions. So register quickly.

Register for the assembly here.

About Lawctopus Law School Book Club

This e-book membership is a part of Lawctopus Law School. Here we learn books associated with “law” and talk about them. At the top of the e-book, now we have a visitor to debate the e-book with. Till now we’ve learn ‘A People’s Constitution’ by Dr. Rohit De and had Dr. De himself come for the e-book (watch the video here). In the second month, we had TG Shenoy over to debate the e-book ‘The Moon is a Harsh Mistress’ by Robert Heinlein. Read extra concerning the membership here.

If you want to be part of the Book Club fill the form here, we’ll contact you quickly.

Register for the assembly here.

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Umang Poddar

Umang graduated from NUJS in 2019. After that, he labored at L&L Partners earlier than taking over the function of an Editor at Lawctopus. You can discover him on Twitter @UmangPod, and skim a few of his different writings at twodsinapodd.wordpress.com.


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