Raza Rumi is a policy analyst, journalist and author. He is Director, Department of Journalism at Ithaca College, New York. He is also visiting faculty at Cornell Institute for Public Affairs. He is the editor at The Friday Times and the founder of Naya Daur Media. Rumi has authored several books including Being Pakistani: Society, Culture and the Arts (HarperCollins, 2018) and Delhi by Heart (HarperCollins, 2013).