Fidel Castro Ruz (13 August 1926 – 25 November 2016) was the leader of the Cuban Revolution. He was for many years the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba and President of the Republic of Cuba.
‘You cannot kill ideas. Fidel, for the Third World, was not merely another leader. He was the mirror of its aspirations. That mirror will never be shattered.’ – From the Introduction
Ranjit Lal has written around thirty books for children and adults – and adults who are children. His books include The Crow Chronicles, The Life and Times of Altu Faltu, Smitten, The Battle
Imran Ahmed Siddiqui is a writer and journalist based in Kolkata who works with The Telegraph.
Gogu Shyamala is a senior fellow at the Anveshi Research Centre for Women's Studies, Hyderabad. She has documented and edited Dalit women's writings in Telugu.
Saloni Mathur is assistant professor of art history at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Pradeep Kant Choudhary is an Associate Professor of History, Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi.