Since its inception in 2006, OUTLAWED has steadily grown into one of the largest and most anticipated cultural fests not just among the Indian law schools but also among other undergraduate colleges in Eastern India. A wide assortment of events like the Great Kolkata Race, the Group Dance, the NUJS Open Quiz, Masquerade: the Fashion Show, Baroque: the Western Vocals, Raaga: the Eastern Vocals, Spotlight: the Stage Play, the Turncoat Debate, and many more have drawn phenomenal participation year after year. This time, OUTLAWED ’15 promises to up the ante with the addition of brilliant new activities like Epic Rap Battles & Grand Charades. In the wintry evenings of the fest, students from across the country gather in festivity for Concerts by the who’s who of the Indian music scene. Over the last couple of years, NUJS has had the pleasure of hosting bands like Advaita, Junkyard Groove, Fire on Dawson, Raghu Dixit Project, Indus Creed, Dualist Inquiry, Pentagram and AGNEE. In short, Outlawed is a three day celebration of talent and creativity where youth from various parts of the country come together to compete, commend and connect with one another.
the Group Dance. “Call yourself a dancer..?” Grab your shoes, mix your groove and form your troupe cuz... You’ve got to show it... to prove it!
the Fashion Show. Glitz, Glamour and Camera! Be the talk of the town, walk the ramp, dazzle the outfits, burn the floor.
the Eastern Vocals Solo. Serenade a live audience with some soulful tunes at the roots of India in the culture capital of the country.
the Western Vocals Solo. Music is to the soul what words are to the mind. Come express your soul, be heard.
the Open Quiz. Vini Quizzi Vici is a Latin phrase that roughly translates to “I came, I quizzed, I conquered”.
the Turn Coat Debate. Commit the cardinal sin in the debating bible, contradict yourself.
the Poetry Writing Competition. Roses are Red, Violets are blue, you have 3 minutes or less, to not make a mess.
Just ‘a’ minute? What can you whip up in 'one' minute?
Explore the City of Joy with your friends – solve riddles, perform tasks and be fast. It’s the Amazing Race after all.
Martin Luther King took 17 minutes, MJ took 5, Enrique needed 3, we will give you just '60 seconds'. Claim your fame!
the Face Painting Competition. Have a friend who would like a new face for a day? Grab your paintbrush and grant their wish.
the Photography Competition. Camera is your rifle and NUJS your hunting ground. Click and capture OUTLAWED.
StandUp Comedy. Ever been told that you’re a feminist, a racist or some such Russel Peters like adjective. Come, amuse and win.
Graffiti. For artists who feel the art in them is begging to come out but the cleanliness of the paper prevents them from coloring it.
If you’re the sort of person who could sell a man his own house - step right up.
The ship is sinking - and there is just one life jacket. Defend your right to live.
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