Jill M. Bystydzienki is Director of Women's Studies and Professor of Sociology at Iowa State University.
Joti Sekhon is Professor of Sociology at Greensboro College, North Carolina, USA, where she is also the coordinator of the International Studies Programme. She is the author of Modern India.
Kavita Daiya is an author and Associate Professor of English at Columbian College of Arts & Sciences, The George Washington University, USA.
LAILA EL-HADDAD is a journalist, political analyst and social activist from Gaza. She and her two young children spend as much time in Gaza as they canÂ– but her spouse, a Palestinian physician