Bama teaches in a primary school in Uthramerur, near Chennai. She draws her energy from the Dalit movements in Tamil Nadu and her writing is a source of strength for the growing Dalit consciousness.
Arpita De is an independent consultant based in the UK. She has worked in the health and social care sectors in both India and UK, focusing specifically on gender issues and reproductive and sexual
Filipa Lowndes Vicente is a researcher at the Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon (ICS-UL), Portugal.
Dhananjay Rai is Assistant Professor at the Centre for Gandhian Thought and Peace Studies, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
Jeemol Unni is a professor of economics at the Gujarat Institute of Development Research, Ahmedabad, India. Her recent books are Informal Economy Centrestage: New Structures of Employment (2003), c
Franson Davis Manjali is a Professor at the Centre of Linguistics and English, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, JNU.