Author. Parliamentarian, former International Civil Servant
India and the World

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcome Indian Parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor for a discussion of India’s role in world affairs. Tharoor discusses his journey from international civil servant to Indian politician. He analyzes how world order is changing as a result of the revolution in communications technology. He then outlines the role India will play as it undergoes major social and economic transformation. He concludes with a discussion of the implications for US Indian relations analyzing the interface between the superpower turning to multilateralism and a rising power shaping the future of multilateralism.

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About Harry Kreisler

Harry Kreisler is the creator, executive producer and host of the Conversations with History series. Conceived in 1982 by Mr. Kreisler as a way to capture and preserve through conversation and technology the intellectual ferment of our times, Conversations with History includes over 500 interviews.

The story behind Conversations with History  (See the interview conducted by Professors Jack Citrin and Robert Price)