Abhirami Girija Sriram, who lives in Chennai, is an editor and translator. Having worked in publishing for over a decade, she is particularly interested in literature in translation from Tamil and
Sarmistha Dutta Gupta, publisher of Ebong Alap books and an independent researcher, has also written Identities and Histories: Women's Writing and politics in Bengal (Stree, 2010).
Tom Brass (3 March 1946) is a leading Marxist scholar who has written extensively on peasant studies.
Praful Bidwai (12 June 1949 – 23 June 2015) was an Indian journalist, political analyst, and activist.
Maurice Hindus (1891-1969) was a Russian-born novelist and American authority on the Soviet Union. He was the author of several books on peasant life in Russia as well as his own autobiography, Gre
Parvathi Menon trained as a historian, and recently retired as a journalist with The Hindu group.