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Alka Pande

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Amrit Gangar

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Anuradha Majumdar

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Aparna Jain

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Diploma in film direction

Arun Mhatre

Poet

Arundhathi Subramaniam

Poet

Ashish Vikram

Vice President of Engineering at Flipkart

Augusto Pinto

Associate Professor

Aumkar Kishore Shah

creative writing

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Chee Malabar

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Editor

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Daisy Rockwell

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Damodar Mauzo

Writer and novelist

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Co producer of the Live Poetry program

Dayaram Bhaskar Padloskar

Poet

Devidas Gaonkar

Writer

Dilip Borkar

Writer

Dilip D'Souza

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E V Ramakrishnan

Poet, translator and critic

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Poet

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Isa Kamari

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lawyer and a agriculturist

Jose Lourenco

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Joshua Ip

Poet

Joyshree Roy

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Jugneeta Sudan

Academician and writer

Karen Anand

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Katie Bagli

Writer

Kaveri Ponnapa

Author

Kavery Nambisan

Surgeon and novelist

Keki Daruwalla

Poet

Kiran Budkuley

Professor and Head of English Department

Kirandeep Kaur

Diploma in systems management

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Co-founded dogearsetc.com

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Mahabaleshwar Sail

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Poet and novelist

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Editor of Scroll.in

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Neeta Torne

Poet, Writer

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Nitin Pai

Co-founder and director of the Takshashila Institution

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