SATISH C AIKANT was a former Professor & Head, Department of English, H.N.B. Garhwal University, and Fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla.
He is a critic and translator
RITA BRARA is a Senior Fellow at the Department of Sociology, University of Delhi. She researches in the areas of environmental sociology, kinship and popular culture.
SRUTI CHAGANTI is a lawyer and doctoral student in anthropology at the Johns Hopkins University. Her work is on disputes relating to property in land. She is
currently doing fieldwork in Bangalore.
SAGARI CHHABRA is a poet, playwright, author and an award-winning filmmaker. Her latest book is In Search of Freedom – Journeys through India and South-east Asia
(HarperCollins Publishers India, 2015).
DARIUS COOPER teaches Critical Thinking at San Diego Mesa College, USA. His published works include a collection of poems Beyond the Chameleon’s Skill
(Poetrywalla, 2013) and a collection of short stories The Fuss About Queens and other stories (OM Books).
SWATI DAFTUAR is an Assistant Editor/Special Correspondent with The Hindu’s Sunday Magazine and Literary Review.
BRINDA DATTA is a graphic designer and publisher of Biblio, who enjoys watching and photographing birds.
DARRYL D’MONTE chairs the Forum of Environmental Journalists of India (FEJI) and lives in Mumbai.
SHRIPAD DHARMADHIKARY is an activist and researcher, and coordinator of the Manthan Adhyayan Kendra that studies water and energy issues. His work includes
dams, rivers, environmental flows and coal-water nexus looked at within a framework of just, equitable and sustainable development.
ANIRUDH DESHPANDE is an Associate Professor in the Department of History, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Delhi.
PREM SHANKAR JHA is a former editor of the Hindustan Times and media adviser to Prime Minister VP Singh. He is the author of Twilight of the Nation State:
Globalisation, Chaos and War, published by Sage, with an Introduction by Eric Hobsbawm.
LATHA JISHNU is an independent journalist and columnist who writes on trade, politics and development concerns.
MINI KAPOOR is Ideas Editor at The Hindu.
AKSHAYA KUMAR is a Professor of English at Panjab University, Chandigarh. He is the author of A.K.Ramanujan: In Profile and Fragment (Rawat, 2004) and Poetry,
Politics and Culture (Routledge, 2009).
MANOJ MISRA is the convener of Yamuna Jiye Abhiyaan (Campaign for a living Yamuna).
SUNITA NARAIN is a writer and environmentalist who uses knowledge for change. She is currently Director General of the Centre for Science and Environment and
the Editor of the fornightly magazine Down to Earth.
ANITA MANI & MAITREYA SUKUMAR are members of the Delhibird club and spend most vacations travelling to different corners of India seeking more of their
feathered friends. Mani is the founder-editor of Child Friendly News, a fortnightly newspaper for children. Sukumar is a student at The Shri Ram School (Gurgaon).
SHARANYA MANIVANNAN’s book of stories, The High Priestess Never Marries, is out later this year from HarperCollins Publishers India.
ANANT MARINGANTI is a social geographer and director of Hyderabad Urban Lab, a multidisciplinary urban research initiative.
SANJEEV SAITH is a photographer and writer based in Delhi.
HARSH SETHI is Consulting Editor of Seminar.
MANISHA SETHI teaches at the Centre for the Study of Comparative Religions and Civilizations at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. She is the author, most recently,
of Kafkaland: Prejudice, Law and Counterterrorism in India (Three Essays, 2014).
K. SRILATA is a poet and fiction writer. She is currently Professor of English at IIT Madras
KUMAR SUNDARAM is the Editor of indiaresists.com.