Call for Papers: NUSRL Seminar on Crime and Consent – A Feministic Re-Visitation [Nov 18, Ranchi]: Submit by Nov 1

First published on 16th October, 2017.


The seminar is broadly based on the subject of crimes against women which is a critical area of research, this broad topic will be sub-divided into 4 themes which will be focusing on specific issues under the topic “Crime and Consent : A feministic Re-visitation”.

Participants will have to submit a preliminary abstract on any of the one sub-themes, this abstract will be judged as a qualifier, which will be shortlisted on the basis of their prima-facie research and the method of approaching the topic.

Acceptance of fully completed research article will be limited to only those shortlisted candidates. These candidates will be called for presentation in front of experts in that particular field.

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Further, subject to the availability of quality papers the Centre shall publish the selected papers with ISBN.

About the Seminar

Original unpublished research papers are invited from the participants on the theme “Crime and Consent: A Feministic Re-visitation” and related areas on the sub-themes mentioned below:

  1. Consent under I.P.C.
  2. Mohd. Farooqui Case: Revisiting “Consent”
  3. Misreading Consent in Sexual Offences
  4. Marital Rape: Does Consent matter?

Guidelines and Submission Procedure

There is an abstract submission followed by Paper.

  • The last date for submission of abstract is 1st November, 2017 by 11:59 pm.
  • All the submissions must be submitted via email to
  • The selection of the abstracts will be communicated to the authors by 4th November,2017 by 11:59 pm via respective e-mails mentioned in the cover letter.
  • The last date of submission of full-length paper is 15th November, 2017 by 11:59 pm.
  • Co-authorship for a maximum of two authors is permitted.


  • The registration fee for Seminar is ₹1000/- for faculties, academicians, scholar’s, lawyers, etc. and ₹700/- for law students (individually) and ₹1500/- (for Co-authorship) is required to be paid along with registration form.
  • The registration fee is to be paid through Demand Draft in favour of – “Registrar NUSRL Ranchi” payable at Ranchi.
  • The authors have to submit their Registration Form along with details of Demand Draft electronically via email to

Important Dates

  • Last Date for abstract submission: 1st November, 2017
  • Communication of abstract selection: 4th November, 2017
  • Last Date for full-length paper submission: 15th November, 2017
  • Date of Seminar: 18th November, 2017

For further details, click HERE.

This post was first published on: 16 Oct 2017

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