Sehdev Kumar is Professor Emeritus of Environmental Studies at the University of Waterloo, Canada.
Adam Hanieh is a senior lecturer in development studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.
Sujatha Gidla was born an untouchable in Andhra Pradesh. She studied physics at the Regional Engineering College, Warangal, and was later a researcher in applied physics at the Indian Institute of
Rabisankar Bal (born 1962) is a Bangla novelist and short-story writer who has written over fifteen novels, five short-story collections, one volume of poetry and one volume of literary essays.
Marc Pilisuk teaches at Saybrook University and is Professor Emeritus of Human and Community Development at the University of California at Davis.