APARNA BALACHANDRAN is Assistant Professor in the Department of History, University of Delhi.
MANASH BHATTACHARJEE is a poet and scholar who lives in Delhi.
NANDINI CHANDRA is Assistant Professor at the Department of English, University of Delhi. She is the author of The Classic Popular: Amar Chitra Katha(1967-2007) , (Yoda, 2008).
KEKI N. DARUWALLA is a poet and novelist. His latest novel For Pepper and Christ was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Fiction Prize (UK and Asia).
MANDAKINI DUBEY completed her doctorate in English from Duke University and taught literature to American undergraduates for many years. She now lives in Delhi, where she raises her children and works as a freelance editor.
MRIDULA GARG is an eminent and widely read Hindi novelist and story writer and recipient of the Vyas Samman award. Her three novels, Chittacobra, Anitya Halfway to Nowhere and Country of Goodbyes and short story collection Daffodils on Fire are available in English translation.
SHRIMOYEE NANDINI GHOSH is a writer and legal researcher based in Delhi.
TRISHA GUPTA is a writer and critic based in Delhi. Trained as a cultural anthropologist, she writes on books, art, cinema and the city for Tehelka, Time Out, Outlook Traveller, Caravan, Himal and Indian Express, among others. Her writing can be accessed on her blog, Chhotahazri: www.trishagupta.blogspot.com
RANJIT HOSKOTE is a poet, cultural theorist and independent curator. He is the author of 20 books, including Vanishing Acts: New & Selected Poems 1985-2005 (Penguin), Die Ankunft der VŲgel (Hanser). His translation from the Kashmiri, I, Lalla: The Poems of Lal Ded (Penguin Classics), is due out this spring.
SANJAY KAK is a documentary filmmaker, whose work includes Jashn-e-Azadi (How we celebrate freedom). He has recently edited a collection of new writing on Kashmir, Until My Freedom Is Come: The New Intifada in Kashmir (Penguin India, 2011 forthcoming).
MINI KAPOOR is Associate Editor, Indian Express.
ASHOK MALIK is a news columnist who lives in New Delhi.
SUNIL MEHRA is a Delhi-based cultural commentator, journalist and filmmaker. He recently curated Marvellous Reality: a Magic Realism-themed show featuring 50 works by 37 artists from eight countries.
PADMINI MONGIA just spent two years teaching English Literature at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. She has published numerous articles on Indian Writing in English and is currently Professor of English at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster.
RUDRANGSHU MUKHERJE is Editor, Editorial Pages, The Telegraph.
VIVEK NARAYANAN is Co-Editor of the online literary journal Almost Island. His first book was Universal Beach. His poems have appeared widely online and in print, including in anthologies like 60 Indian Poets (Penguin, 2008) and Language for a New Century (W.W. Norton, 2008).
ANIL PERSAUD is Assistant Professor of History, Ambedkar University, Delhi.
JERRY PINTO is a writer who lives and works in Mumbai.
T.P. SABITHA is a researcher, art critic, and poet in Malayalam and English who teaches English literature in Hansraj College, Delhi.
SHIVA KUMAR SRINIVASAN is visiting faculty at the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode.
SHIVAM VIJ is a writer and journalist based in Delhi.
PAROMITA VOHRA is a filmmaker and writer. Her latest film is Partners in Crime: Copyright, Creativity, Capitalism. More about her work is at www.parodevi.com.
KALPANA WILSON is a Fellow, Transnational Gender Studies Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science, and founder member of South Asian Solidarity Group.