Late Vinod Mehta

founder editor-in-chief of Outlook

“An acclaimed journalist, writer and political commentator, Vinod Mehta (1942-2015) was the founding Editor-in-Chief of Outlook from 1995 to 2012. He has also been editor of different newspapers and magazines such as The Pioneer, The Sunday Observer and The Indian Post.He was also the president of the Editors Guild of India.”

vm-memorial lecture to be delivered by

Steve Coll

Dean & Henry R. Luce Professor of Journalism

“Steve Coll (b.1958) is a renowned American journalist-author who has won the prestigious Pulitzer Prize twice – the first in 1990 for ‘explanatory reporting’and then in 2005, in the category of general fiction, for his acclaimed book, ‘Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2011’. ”