Dr. Vishakha Desai: How the Istanbul Center supported her academic work

Dr. Vishakha Desai is Senior Advisor for Global Affairs to the President of Columbia University and chairs the Committee on Global Thought.

November 05, 2019

"I'd been looking at the idea of the arts and their intersection with political developments, the new rise in populism, and with social media. Because of the local connections of the Global Center in Istanbul, I now have established relationships (in Istanbul) with local curators, local leaders, and with art leaders." Dr. Vishakha Desai. (For more, see transcript or watch the video.)