GAYATRI D. ACHARYA was Reader in English in Miranda House, Delhi University.
LALIT BATRA is an independent researcher and activist working on urban issues in Delhi and other Indian cities for the past one decade. He is currently a Visiting
Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
DARIUS COOPER is Professor of Literature, Film and Humanities at San Diego Mesa College, USA. He has published two books, one on the cinema of Satyajit
Ray (Cambridge University Press, 2000) and on the films of Guru Dutt (Seagull Publications, 2005).
SUPRIYA CHAUDHURI is Professor of English at Jadavpur University, Kolkata. She reads and reviews contemporary fiction, and translates extensively.
PRASENJIT CHOWDHURY is a freelance writer, contributing to a number of English dailies, including the Deccan Herald, Hindustan Times, The Statesman, The
Telegraph and Hardnews. He teaches English language in a government-aided Higher Secondary school in West Bengal.
KANIKA DATTA is Senior Associate Editor with Business Standard.
DARRYL D’MONTE is the former Resident Editor of The Times of India in Mumbai and the founder President of the International Federation of Environmental
AMAR FAROOQUI teaches in the Department of History, Delhi University.
RAHUL JAYARAM is Senior Correspondent, The Telegraph, New Delhi.
RAVINDRA KARNENA is finishing his Ph.D. on ‘Politics of Space in Hyderabad’ at the Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
MUKUL KESAVAN teaches History at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. His most recent book is The Ugliness of the Indian Male and other Propositions (Black Kite,
SHAILAJA KATHURIA is a research scholar specialising in the History of 19th-Century Agra.
TABISH KHAIR is Associate Professor at Aarhus University, Denmark. His latest book is Filming: A Love Story (Picador India, 2007).
NAVEEN KISHORE is Publisher, Seagull Books and a keen photographer.
CHARLES LEWIS is the author, with Karoki his photographer son, of Delhi’s Historic Villages; A Photographic Evocation and Mehrauli: A View from the Qutb. Since
his retirement from Oxford University Press, Delhi has become his second home.
LAWRENCE LIANG is a researcher and writer based in Bangalore. He works with the Alternative Law Forum and is interested in the relationship between law and
ANNIE M. MATHEW is a freelance writer who contributes regularly to travel magazines. She otherwise works in film production.
NEEL MUKHERJEE reviews fiction for the Times of London and the Sunday Telegraph. His first novel, Past Continuous, was published in January 2008.
MANJULA PADMANABHAN is a writer and artist living in Delhi. She is the author of Kleptomania (Penguin India, 2004) and Harvest (Kali for Women,1998).
VIKRAMAJIT RAM is the author-photographer of Elephant Kingdom: Sculptures from Indian Architecture (Mapin, 2007) and the forthcoming travelogue, Dreaming
Vishnus: A Journey through Central India (Penguin India).
AVEEK SEN is Senior Assistant Editor (editorial pages), The Telegraph, Calcutta.
RANJANA SENGUPTA is the author of Delhi Metropolitan: The Making of an Unlikely City (Penguin India, 2008). She is based in Delhi.
KALPANA SHARMA is an independent journalist and columnist based in Mumbai. She is the author of Rediscovering Dharavi: Stories from Asia’s Largest Slum.
AVTAR SINGH is Editor of Time Out Delhi.
CHRISTOPHER TAYLOR is a self-taught photographer who has held over 25 solo exhibitions since 1990. He lives in Montpellier, France.