Suman Rimal Gautam is a water resources specialist at an international development consulting firm based in Washington, DC.
Tahira Naqvi is a translator, writer, and Urdu language lecturer in the Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at New York University. She has translated the works of Sa'dat Hasan Manto,
Allan Engler is a Canadian activist and writer.
A.R. Venkatachalapathy, historian and Tamil writer, is a professor at the Madras Institute of Development Studies (MIDS), Chennai.
Deepa Agarwal is an author, poet and translator. She has written over fifty books, mostly for children, in both English and Hindi.