Pankaj Mishra is an award-winning essayist, travel writer and novelist. He is the author of The Romantics (1999). His most recent book is Age of Anger: A History of the Present (2017).
Michael D. Yates (b. 1946) is an economist and associate editor at the independent socialist journal Monthly Review.
Rahul Sankrityayan (1893–1963) was an Indian polymath who is often remembered as the father of Hindi travel writing. He was also known for his role in the revival of Buddhism in India, as co-foun
Samita Sen is Vice Chancellor, Diamond Harbour Women's University.