JNU Professor to receive the prestigious Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy Book Prize for 2015

JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY,New Delhi:

Prof Niraja Gopal Jayal, Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, has been selected to receive the prestigious Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy Book Prize for 2015. This award is in recognition of her book Citizenship and Its Discontents: An Indian History, published by Harvard University Press. The prize will be conferred on her at the Awards Ceremony of the Association for Asian Studies annual conference to be held in Chicago on Friday, March 27, 2015.