Ananya Jahanara Kabir is Professor of English Literature, King's College, London. She is the author of Paradise, Death and Doomsday in Anglo-Saxon Literature and Territory of Desire: Representing t
Born Jane Sydney Auer, Jane Bowles's total body of work consists of one novel, one play, and six short stories. Yet John Ashbery said of her: "It is to be hoped that she will be recognized for what
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Noel Ignatiev (born 1940) is an American historian, author and Marxist activist.
Navsharan Singh is a senior program specialist with the International Development Research Center's Asia office.
Ian Jeffries is a lecturer in the Centre of Russian and East European Studies, University of Wales. His publications include The Industrial Enterprise in Eastern Europe (editor, 1981), The East Ger
Teesta Setalvad is a senior journalist, educationist and activist. She is co-editor of the monthly Communalism Combat, along with Javed Anand. Setalvad is involved with broadening the boundaries of
C. Rammanohar Reddy is an economist who has been writing on economic policy since the late 1980s. He was Editor of the prestigious Economic and Political Weekly between 2004 and 2016. He is no
Dilrukshi Fonseka has been Programme Coordinator at the Berghof Foundation for Conflict Studies, Sri Lanka. Her research interests include gender and peace, justice, and international peace-keeping
T.K.Venkatasubramanian teaches at the Department of History, University of Delhi.
Huma R. Kidwai is a Hyderabad-based writer and independent researcher in the sociology of Muslim societies.
Dušan Deák is Docent of Oriental Languages and Literatures, Department of Comparative Religion, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic.
Ram Ramaswamy (born 1953) is a scientist who teaches at the School of Physical Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
Indira Goswami (14 November 1942 - 29 November 2011) also known by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Goswami and popularly as Mamoni Baideo, was an Assamese poet, professor and writer.
Praful Bidwai (12 June 1949 – 23 June 2015) was an Indian journalist, political analyst, and activist.
Sampat Kale is Assistant Professor at the School of Rural DEvelopment, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tuljapur. He was visiting faculty a Karachi, Pakistan and Stockholm, Sweden.
Renate Zahar, born in 1942, has occupied herself with the problems of the Third World as her field of study. She received her education in North and Black African schools, and completed her studies
Aimé Césaire (1913-2008) was a French poet, author and politician.
Patrick Bond, based in South Africa since 1990 mainly at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and Wits University, recently authored Elite Transition (third edition), South Africa: The Present as Histor
Khushwant Singh was India's best-known writer and columnist. He was founder-editor of Yojana and editor of the Illustrated Weekly of India, The National Herald and Hindustan Times. He authored clas
Naila Kabeer (born 28 January 1950) is an Indian-born British Bangladeshi social economist and writer.
Antonio A. Santucci (2 October 1949 - 27 February 2004) was the Director of the Center for Gramscian Studies at the Istituto Gramsci in Rome. He taught political science at various universities in
Ajay Dandekar is the Director of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS) and Center for Public Affairs and Critical Theory (C-PACT), and a faculty member at the Department of History, S
Maurice Dobb (1900-76) was one of the most important Marxian economists of the 20th century.
Kumari Jayawardena is the author of The Rise of the Labour Movement in Ceylon; Ethnic and Class Conflict in Sri Lanka; Feminism and Nationalism in the Third World; The White Woman’s Other Bur
Michael Perelman (born 1 October 1939) is an American economist and historian who teaches at California State University, Chico.
Anthony Sampson is a journalist and author of The Changing Anatomy of Britain.
Danish Husain is an actor, poet, storyteller as well as a theatre director. He runs his own theatre company called the Hoshruba Repertory. He is known for his revival of Urdu storytelling through t
Karl Marx (1818-1883) was a philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist, and revolutionary socialist. Born in Germany, he later became stateless and spent much of his life in London in the
Kumar Shahani (b. 1940) began his filmmaking career with the celebrated Maya Darpan (1972), which made him one of the most significant directors of the New Indian Cinema. He has sinc
Patricia Jeffery and Roger Jeffery are both Professors in Sociology at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Their recent books include Don't Marry Me to a Plowman: Women's Everyday Lives in R
Shobha Shinde is a Professor of English at the School of Language Studies & Research Centre, North Maharashtra University. She is the author of The Poetry of Adrienne Rich and Margaret Atwood: