Adnan Jaffar

Theatre

Afia Aslam

Sector specialist

Anil Zankar

Film maker, writer, teacher

Aniruddha Sen Gupta

Journalism, communications and graphic design

Antara Dev Sen

Founder editor of The Little Magazine

Arupa Patangia Kalita

Teacher

Arun Sakhardande

Konkani Poet

Arvind Krishna Mehrotra

Author

Aumkar K. Shah

Student

Ayaz Memon

Journalist

Bilal Tanweer

Writer and translator

Bina Ramani

Music, painting, photography

Chetan Raj Shrestha

Architect

Chris Mooney-Singh

Co-founder/director of Litup.sg

Damodar Mauzo

Writer and novelist

Datta Naik

C&F Agent

Dhruba Hazarika

Writer

Eunice de Souza

Teacher

Gaiutra Bahadur

American journalist

Geeta Dharmarajan

Writer, translator

George Menezes

Writer

Gieve Patel

Poet

Guadalupe Dias

Writer

Gulzar

Poet, Filmmaker, Lyricist

Harsh Mander

Social worker and writer

Ilona Yusuf

Poet, printmaker and designer

Jahnavi Barua

Writer

Janice Pariat

Writer

Jeroninio Almeida

life coach, leadership trainer

Jerry Pinto

Author

José Lourenço

Civil engineer

Jugneeta Sudan

Academician

K Satchidanandan

Poet

Keki Daruwalla

Poet

Kiran Budkuley

Professor

Kiren Rai

Writer, a naturalist

Kishwar Desai

Author and columnist

Krishna Udayasankar

Author

Kula Saikia

Teacher

Leana Lyn Doray

Educator

Leonard Fernandes

Software development

Manjiri Prabhu

Doctorate in Communication Science

Malavika Sangghvi

Journalist, editor, author

Margaret Mascarenhas

Multi-lingual and transnational writer

Maria Aurora Couto

Educationist

Manohar Shetty

Poet

Meera Kosambi

Professor and Director of the Research Centre

Meghnad Desai

Professor of Economics

Meena Kandasamy

Poet, writer, activist

Mitra Phukan

Writer, translator, columnist

Moushumi Kandali

Writer

Mridula Garg

Hindi writer

Musharraf Farooqi

Author, novelist and translator

Nandita Haksar

Human rights lawyer

Neerja Mattoo

Writer and translator

Neeta Raghunath Torne

Poet, Writer

Nimra Bucha

Theatre and television actor

Nirmal Kanti Bhattacharjee

Director

Odette Mascarenhas

COO of OnM Creative Consultants

Omer Wahaj

Writer and a musician

Osman Khalid Butt

Actor, director, choreographer

Paresh N Kamat

Pharmacist, Poet

Pat Hughes

Poet

Patricia J. Pereira-Sethi

Journalist

Prajwal Parajuly

Author

Pratibha Ray

Professor

Preeti Gill

Editor

Pundalik Naik

Teacher

Rahedeen Ali

Educator

Rajay Pawar

Poet

Rajiv D’Silva

Architecture

Raman Shreshta

Bookshop Owner

Ramesh Bhagavant Veluskar

Poet

Ramesh Chauhan

Started Limca, Thump Up

Ranjit Hoskote

Poet, cultural theorist and curator

Robin Gupta

Chief Secretary

Sachin Kundalkar

Writer and a filmmaker

Salil Chaturvedi

Writer, poet

Samar Halarnkar

Writer and cook

Samhita Arni

Writer

Sandesh Prabhudesai

Activist and journalist

Sanjoy Hazarika

Director

Satish Sonak

Lawyer

Satyanand Nirupam

Editorial director

Sidharth Bhatia

Journalist, columnist

Sitanshu Yashaschandra

Poet, playwright, critical theorist

Shashi Deshpande

Novelist and short story writer

Shubha Vilas

Spiritual seeker and a motivational speaker

Sridala Swami

Poet, playwright, critical theorist

Sunil Sethi

Editor at NDTV

Tony D’Souza

Novelist

Veena Sikri

Head of the Bangladesh Studies Program

Victor Rangel-Ribeiro

Writer, editor, teacher

Vijai Vardhan

Principal Secretary

Vikram Jit Sharda

Writer

Vishnu Surya Wagh

Politician

Vishram Gupte

Marathi writer

Vishwajyoti Ghosh

Graphic novelist

Vivek Menezes

Co-founder and Festival Curator of GALF

Vincy Quadros

Konkani Writer

Vinita Dawra Nangia

Editor, Author and Columnist

Yusuf Jameel

Journalist