Mitra Sharafi

Mitra Sharafi is a legal historian at the University of Wisconsin Law School, USA. She is writing a book on forensic science and falsity in British India.

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The long wait for justice

On the chronic failures of criminal justice in Sri Lanka.

Reading Kashmir

One year after the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, a selection of articles on the region.

The ‘note’ economy

A brief history of English-literature exams in contemporary India.