Dr. Albeena Shakil is a Fellow at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla working on ‘Neoliberalism, Middle Classes and the English Novel in India.’ She has taught English at Bharati College, University of Delhi (July 2012 – February 2014) and was a Visiting Professor at the Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia (2005-06). She was awarded PhD for a thesis on ‘Theories of the Novel: A Critical Study of the Development of the Form in the Western Tradition’ from Jawaharlal Nehru University in March 2006.
Yogesh Snehi teaches History at Ambedkar University, Delhi. His major teaching and research interests focus on popular culture. He tends to comprehend the social formation of Punjab through an understanding of Popular Sufi Shrines and investigate the long term processes of region formation, debates on identities and growth of communalism. He problematizes the prevalent communal reductionism of historiography in contemporary Punjab and offers a critical insight into local and regional processes of social formation.
Aniruddha Chowdhury received his PhD through the Graduate Program of Social and Political Thought at York University. His book Post-deconstructive Subjectivity and History: Phenomenology, Critical Theory, and Postcolonial Thought has been published by BRILL in 2014. He has also published essays in reputable national and international journals.
Arnab Chatterjee-with diverse departmental affiliations in political science, social work, sociology and philosophy is the founding member of Centre for Programmes in Practical Humanities ( CPRAH),Kolkata and has formerly been, as per his self-ascription-- a ‘floating’ faculty in pluridisciplinary social sciences at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Yashwant Rao Chavan Academy of Development Administration (YASHADA), Pune, CCDS, Pune and various other institutes and universities across India and West Bengal including Jadavpur University, Burdwan University, Vid