Yashpal (1903-1976) began to write while serving a life sentence for his participation, as a comrade of Bhagat Singh and Chandrashekhar Azad, in the armed struggle for India's independence. What he
Sharmistha Mohanty is the author of two previous works of fiction – Book One and New Life. She has also translated a selection of Tagore's fictional work, Broken Nest and Other Stories.
Trevor Henry Aston (1925-85) was a British historian and teacher at the University of Oxford.
Howard Selsam (1903-1970) was an American Marxist philosopher.
Sipra Bhattacharya has always been involved in school teaching, and is an experienced translator.