Law, Media and Culture

Danish Sheikh, Socio-Legal Review, Towards a Pop Culture [...]
Executive Summary Executive Summary of Mapping Digital Media [...]
Project Overview Mapping Media Policy and Law occupies the terrain of research, pedagogy & advocacy on Media Policy & Law (MPL) in India. The central objective of the project is to promote MPL as both, an academic [...]
Namita Aavriti of the Alternative Law Forum speaking on the petition filed in the Supreme Court seeking a ban on online pornography from the prism of freedom of speech and privacy laws. She was speaking at the "Tangled, [...]
Subsequent to the private settlement agreement made by Penguin India in February 2014 to withdraw from circulation and to pulp all copies of Wendy Doniger's book, "The Hindus: An Alternative History," Lawrence Liang of [...]
Report by Katherine Gibson, intern from Yale Law School at ALF. FAQs concerning the Copyright Amendment of [...]
A collaborative project between ALF and the Centre for Culture, Media and Governance. This section includes an overview of the project, pedagogical material, documents and case laws related to media policy and law as [...]
Lawrence Liang reflects on the stardom of Rajinikanth and the raging spirit of his fan clubs. " So there I was on a mandap, seated on a large, ornate chair (the kind used by newly-wed couples on stage) between the [...]
Srishti (Ad-Anhad) Judgement The recent Delhi High Court judgement upholding the constitutional right to freedom of speech of expression in a case related to the censorship of Ad-Anhad(Bounded-Boundless), a film by [...]
An Overview of Broadcasting Legislation in India. An Overview of Broadcasting Legislation in [...]