First lady
Shukti Sarma 07 April 2011

Cornelia Sorabji was dubbed an ‘Anglicised’ Indian—but she was not at home with the British

Who was Cornelia Sorabji? An imperialist, feminist or social reformer, she defies easy classification… She was a pioneer in many ways—the first woman barrister from India, the first woman graduate from Bombay University, the first woman in the world to read law at Oxford. She was the darling of the...

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