Devika Girish

Devika Girish is the co-deputy editor of Film Comment magazine and a Talks programmer at the New York Film Festival. She is also a contributor to the New York Times, the New York Review of BooksSight & Sound, Reverse Shot, the Criterion Collection, the Village Voice and other publications, and has served on the selection committees of the Mumbai Film Festival and the Berlin Critics’ Week. Born and raised in India, Devika has a BA in Modern Culture and Media from Brown University, and an MA in Specialized Arts Journalism from the University of Southern California, where she was an Annenberg Fellow. Her work has been recognised with a 2018 National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Award and a 2019 Southern California Journalism Award, among other honours.