Guha Delivers Lectures on the State of Indian Democracy

Winter 2012

Acclaimed Indian historian and writer Ramachandra Guha recently presented three lectures at the Law School that examined various influences on Indian society. The event was sponsored by the Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Chair in Indian Constitutional Law and organized by Professor Jagdish Bhagwati. In his concluding lecture, titled “The Past and Future of Indian Democracy,” Guha outlined a range of factors contributing to India’s democratic achievements and discussed potential threats to its future.