Raza Ahmad Rumi is a policy analyst, journalist, and an author. He is Director, Park Center for Independent Media and teaches in the journalism department. He is also Visiting Faculty at Cornell Institute for Public Affairs. Raza has been a fellow at the New America Foundation, United States Institute of Peace and is a member of think tank at Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics, Georgetown University. Raza was the editor of Daily Times and a TV broadcaster. He is the author of Delhi by Heart: Impressions of a Pakistani Traveller; The Fractious Path: Pakistan’s Democratic Transition; and Identity and Faith and Conflict. His most recent book is Being Pakistani: Society Culture and the Arts (2018). He is co-editor of Rethinking Pakistan (Anthem Press, 2020). Currently he is the editor of The Friday Times and NayaDaur Media.