RIZVI SYED HYDER ABBAS is a High Court advocate based in Lucknow. He writes on legal, minorities and human rights issues.
SEEMA ALAVI is Visiting Fellow, Harvard University, USA.
KARISHMA ATTARI co-edits PT Notes, Journal of Prithvi Theatre.
MIRZA NEHAL AHMAD BAIG has recently submitted his Ph.D. at the Centre for Arabic and African Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. His Ph.D thesis was a comparative study of Kahlil Gibran and Rabindranath Tagore.
AJIT BARAL is a journalist from Nepal.
TISHANI DOSHI is a freelance writer based in Chennai.
MANDAKINI DUBEY received her Doctorate in English from Duke University in 2003. Since then she has worked in the US and India as a teacher, a freelance writer, editor, and once, as a film director’s assistant.
SUMAN DUBBEY is a keen photographer and a journalist by profession. He has been a mountain climber and trekker since his school days.
MAHMOOD FAROOQUI is a former Rhodes scholar, and has been a film actor and a stage director. He is now a full time writer.
TANWEER FAZAL has taught Sociology at the Govt. Degree College, Baghpat and the Department of Sociology, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He is currently a consultant with the Prime Minister’s Committee for the study of the status of Muslims.
MICHAEL H. FISHER is Professor of History at the Oberlin College, USA.
NARAYANI GUPTA retired as Professor of History from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, and is now a consultant with INTACH.
MUSHIRUL HASAN is Vice Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.
SONIA JABBAR is an independent writer.
PANKAJ KUMAR JHA teaches Medieval Indian History at Ramjas College, University of Delhi. He has published papers on malfuz literature and Sufism in Bihar.
NANDINI LAL is a columnist and critic who has worked in journalism, advertising and publishing.
T.N. MADAN is Professor Emiretus at the Institute of Economic Growth, New Delhi.
BARBARA D. METCALF is Director, Center for South Asian Studies and Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of History at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.
S.D. MUNI is Professor of South Asian Studies at the School of International Studies, JNU. He is also Hony. Director of Research at The Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi.
BRIJ BIHARI PANDEY is the editor of Liberation, central organ of the CPI-ML.
KALPISH RATNA is the pseudonym under which Kalpana Swaminathan and Ishrat Syed write together. They edited the Books Page of the Sunday Observer and work as surgeons in Mumbai.
SYED ALI NADEEM REZAVI teaches History at the Aligarh Muslim University.
HARI ROKA is a political analyst from Nepal. He is currently finishing his Ph.D. at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
BALI SAHOTA will soon be joining the Program in Asian Literatures, Cultures and Media at the University of Minnesota as an assistant professor.
YOGINDER SIKAND is a student of Islamic Studies and a freelance writer based in Bangalore.
DEBORAH SUTTON teaches at the Department of History, Lancaster University, UK.