Aditi Thorat co-founded Slice( )Mango, a multi-culti
writers' collective of Oxford students. She is working on her novella
set in South Africa and a collaborative collection called Poets in Conversation. She lives in Mumbai.
Ayaz Ahmed had a hard time telling us about himself. We've
excerpted a few examples of his efforts:
Ayaz Ahmed is from Lahore. He lives in New York...
Ayaz Ahmed is from Lahore. He studied in South Africa and
currently lives in New York...
Or (in his words) more pretentious, more New York...
Ayaz Ahmed is a writer living in New York...
Ayaz Ahmed is currently working on his first novel. He lives
in New York.
Elizabeth Sanders is a professor in the Cornell University Government
Department. At Cornell, she teaches courses on social movements, American
political development, foreign policy, and the presidency.
Manish Vaidya is a graduate student in Activism & Social Change at New
College of California in San Francisco. He is an anarchist community
organizer working to build resistance to grand juries and other tools of
state repression and social control.
Ra Ravishankar is a graduate student at the University of Illinois at
Saadia Toor is a paid pontificator and an unpaid poet. She
lives in a 1986 Toyota Tercel stationwagon.
Originally from Karachi, Sahar Shafqat teaches political science at St. Mary's College of Maryland.
Shefali Chandra believes that every major war of the 21st
century will be staged because 1st world breeders are running
out of resources. Please adopt, she says, if you must
universalise your bourgeois values. In her mind she lives in
an unnamed world historical city that does not exist.
Shivali Tukdeo is a graduate student at the University of Illinois at
Umeeta Sadarangani is an Associate Professor of English at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois, and is also an artist who actively displays and sells her work in Champaign-Urbana.
Sher Khan Bahadur lives in San Francisco where he shuffles paper during the day and propaganda during the night.