Sabitri Roy was the author of many novels and short stories, all focusing on the political and social issues of her time.
Chatura Rao is an author and freelance journalist. Her previous books include Amie: the Shawl of Colour and Meanwhile, Upriver.
Kate Darnton is a writer and editor from Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
Nicos Trimikliniotis is a Cypriot sociologist and lawyer, associated with the University of Nicosia, Cyprus, and co-leads a programme on Reconciliation on the island of Cyprus.
Daniel Guerin (1904-88) was a French anarchist and author.
George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) was an Irish playwright and socialist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1925.
Utsa Patnaik and Prabhat Patnaik are Professors Emerita and Emeritus respectively at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, School of Social Sciences at Jawaharlal Nehru University. They a