Journalist and Author
Anand Giridharadas is the author of the books The True American and India Calling. A foreign correspondent and columnist for the New York Times from 2005 to 2016, he has also written for the Atlantic, New Republic, and New Yorker. He is an Aspen Institute fellow, an on-air political analyst for MSNBC, and a former McKinsey analyst. He teaches journalism at New York University and has spoken on the main stage of TED. His writing has been honored by the Society of Publishers in Asia, the Poynter Fellowship at Yale, and the New York Public Library’s Helen Bernstein Award.