Aloysius Irudayam S.J. is programme director of the Research, Advocacy, and Human Rights Education Department, Institute of Development Education, Action and Studies, Tamil Nadu.
Aruna Chakravarti, formerly the Principal of Janki Devi Memorial College, University of Delhi, is a well-known writer and translator. She has received several prestigious literary awards including
Shirin Kudchedkar, a distinguished feminist critic who died in 2009. She edited the Gujarati section of Women Writing in India, 2 vols., edited by Susie Tharu and K. Lalita