On Hate Speech in India : A Conversation with Siddharth Narrain by Suchitra Vijayan
Siddharth Narrain is a lawyer and legal researcher based in Delhi. He is an Honorary Research Fellow with the Sarai Programme, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS), Delhi. He has worked previously as an Assistant Professor at the School of Law, Governance, and Citizenship, Ambedkar University Delhi; as a legal researcher with the Alternative Law Forum, Bangalore, and as a journalist with The Hindu group of publications, Delhi.
Suchitra Vijayan at Polis Project spoke to Siddharth Narrain about the history of hate speech in India, and its current trajectories in realtion to technology. social media and question of dissent.