A mathematician by training, Kandala Balagopal (1952–2009) was associated with the Andhra Pradesh Civil Liberties Committee for two decades. In 1998, he became one of the founder-members of Human Rights Forum in which he was active till his death.
Cornelia Sorabji (15 November 1866 - 6 July 1954) was the first female graduate from Bombay University and also the first woman to study law at Oxford University. She went on to become the first fe
Aparna Basu was formerly Professor of History, University of Delhi, and past president of the All-India Women's Conference.
Purnima Bose is Associate Professor of English at Indiana University.
Sandra Cisneros (born 20 December 1954) is an American short-story writer, poet and novelist.