Mindy C. Reiser

Mindy C. Reiser is a sociologist and writer with rich and diverse experience in international development and social change. She has lived and worked in Central Asia, the Caucasus and the Middle East and has been actively involved in research, training, evaluation and communications projects internationally and in the US. She has worked with government agencies, non-governmental organizations, foundations, corporations and academic institutions addressing issues in education, health/human services, economic development and peacebuilding/conflict resolution. Mindy holds a Ph.D. in Social Policy from Brandeis University and Master’s Degrees in Journalism and International Affairs from Columbia University.

3 entries by Mindy C. Reiser

Book Review

Douglas Foster

After Mandela: The Struggle for Freedom in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Drawing on years of first-hand observation and reporting, the author examines South Africa’s uneven path toward dignity and justice.

Book Review

Will Gompertz

What Are You Looking At?: The Surprising, Shocking and Sometimes Strange Story of 150 Years of Moder

This tour of art from the early 19th century to the present identifies the social, economic and technological trends affecting the visual artist.

Book Review

Two Journeys Into the World of Tibet

Reviews of In the Shadow of the Buddha by Matteo Pistono and Tragedy in Crimson by Tim Johnson.