Eva Nanopoulos

Eva Nanopoulos is the Bob Alexander Fellow and Lecturer in Law at King's College, Cambridge.

“2014”: The Return of Big Brother

Legal scholar Eva Nanopoulos meets Jemima Stratford QC, one of two barristers who advised MPs on the legality of GCHQ’s electronic surveillance activities. She uses the opportunity to consider, via Orwell and Zamyatin, whether the legislation that seemingly authorises those activities is itself illegal under domestic law and the European Convention on Human Rights. Related: read our interview with Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger.