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The Center in Delhi is an intellectual destination, a place to explore ideas across institutions and disciplines. It expands opportunities for collaboration with Indian universities, research institutes, and cultural organizations; and it serves as a focal point for engaging alumni in India and South Asia. About us

Storytelling to address menstrual health problems: Melissa Gilliam

Melissa Gilliam, Professor of Obstetrics and Paediatrics, and Founder, University of Chicago's Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry and Innovation in Sexual and Reproductive Health (Ci3), spoke with Times of India journalist to discuss an initiative "Kissa Kahani" led by Ci3 that focuses on gender equity and improving health outcomes, particularly among young women and girls living in urban slums.   
August 20, 2018

Hindi taught me concepts of izzat and maryada: Tyler Williams

Professor Tyler Williams, Assistant Professor, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago said, "Hindi taught me concepts of izzat and maryada" in an interview with Times of India. 
August 20, 2018

Don’t blame just fake news: Lisa Wedeen

Professor Lisa Wedeen, Mary R. Morton Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago, gave a talk on uncertainty, fake news, post - truth, and the question of judgment in Syria at the UChicago Center in Delhi. In this article by The Economic Times, she says that "Don’t blame just fake news. The State is also to blame for its implicit nod to mob violence."
July 10, 2018