Kathleen Barry, Professor Emerita of Penn State University, is a feminist activist and sociologist. She is the author of five books. Her first book, Female Sexual Slavery, launched an international movement against traffic in human beings.
Pothik Ghosh was educated in Allahabad and has worked as a professional journalist in Calcutta, Lucknow and Delhi. Active with various Left groups, he is currently based in Delhi and is one of the
Praveen Kumar Jha teaches at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Renu Addlakha is a Senior Fellow and Professor at the Centre for Women's Development Studies.
Sharmila Sreekumar is Associate Professor in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Bombay.