Libra Prof. Sudip Mazumdar Featured on “207”
Visiting UMF Libra Professor Sudip Mazumdar—one of the most influential reporters in the Indian journalistic scene—is teaching and lecturing at University of Maine at Farmington this semester. Recently featured on “207,” a primetime news show on WCSH 6, Mazumdar rose from the slums of India to become an award-winning investigative journalist and special correspondent and bureau chief for Newsweek in India. His work has included in-depth coverage of stories from the assassination of Indira Gandhi, the chemical disaster in Bhopal, India’s liberalization program, and terrorism to the global appeal of Bollywood. The Libra Professorship Program brings prominent faculty to UMaine campuses.