Kamil Ahsan

is an environmental historian at Yale, interdisciplinary scholar, writer, and literary critic, based in New Haven.

Aditya Desai
Associate Editor

is Lecturer in English at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, writer, and activist.

Seyhr Qayum
Associate Editor

is a painter, photographer, and mixed-media artist currently at the Pratt Institute, based in New York City.

Vishakha Darbha
Creative Director

is a multimedia journalist, currently an Associate Producer on The New York Times Opinion audio team, based in Hartford, Connecticut, and Washington DC.

Divya Nayar
Lead Designer

is a multi-disciplinary designer and artist, currently at Code and Theory, based in Baltimore and New Jersey.

Sabika Abbas
Senior Editor

is a poet, feminist activist, campaign strategist, and alternative educator based in Lucknow and New Delhi.

Senna Ahmad
Senior Editor

is a freelance photographer and graphic designer, based in Philadelphia and Washington DC.

Hasan Altaf

is managing editor at Paris Review, based in New York City.

Neilesh Bose
Senior Editor

is a historian, theatre artist, and critic. He is Associate Professor of History and Canada Research Chair of Global and Comparative History at the University of Victoria.

Kartika Budhwar
Senior Editor

is a writer, editor, and educator, formerly with Flyway: Journal of Writing & Environment. She is based in Ames, Iowa.

Nazish Chunara
Senior Editor

is a painter, installation artist, and aerodynamicist, currently based in Los Angeles.

Aparna Gopalan
Senior Editor

is an economic anthropologist at Harvard, formerly with Boston Review. She is based in New London, Connecticut & Ajmer, Rajasthan.

Abeer Hoque
Senior Editor

is a writer, photographer, and the author of The Lovers and the Leavers and Olive Witch, among others. She is based in New York City.

Nur Nasreen Ibrahim
Senior Editor

is a reporter at Snopes, a producer formerly with Al-Jazeera and Patriot Act, and a writer based in New York City.

Aruni Kashyap
Senior Editor

is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing & English at the University of Georgia. He is a literary translator, and the author of His Father’s Disease, and The House With a Thousand Stories among others. He is based in Athens, Georgia.

Shreyas R Krishnan
Senior Editor

is an Assistant Professor in illustration, comics, and visual storytelling at Washington University in St. Louis.

Neha Mathew
Visual Designer

is a graphic designer and interactive artist currently studying at the Maryland Institute College of Art. She is based in Toronto and Baltimore.

Sarah Thankam Mathews
Senior Editor

is a writer and organizer, a fellow at the Asian American Writers Workshop, and founder of the mutual aid network Bed-Stuy Strong. She is currently based in New York City.

Tisya Mavuram
Senior Editor

is a digital organizer at Act On Mass, a former staffer for Elizabeth Warren, and a contributor at Data for Progress. She is based in the Boston area.

Naib Mian
Senior Editor

is a writer and journalist. He works on interactives and multimedia at the New Yorker, and is based in New York City.

Shubhanga Pandey
Senior Editor

is the acting editor at Himal Southasian and is based in Colombo.

Mahmud Rahman
Senior Editor

is the author of the story collection Killing the Water, and translator of Mahmudul Haque’s Black Ice. He is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Chandramohan S
Senior Editor

is a Dalit poet, and activist. He is the author of Warscape Verses, Letters to Namdeo Dhasal, and Love After Babel. He is based in Thiruvandanapuram, Kerala.

Palvashay Sethi
Senior Editor

is a writer, teacher, and activist, currently at Brown University. She is based in Providence.

Sana Shah
Digital Producer

is a UX Designer at Washingtonian Magazine. She is based in Maryland and D.C.

Hasanthika Sirisena

is a Professor of English at Susquehanna University, visiting faculty at the Vermont College of Fine Arts, editor at West Branch and 7.13 Books, and author of The Other One. She is based in Selingsgrove, Pennsylvania.

Hananah Zaheer
Senior Editor

is the fiction editor at the LA Review, the founder of the Dubai Literary Salon, and a writer based in Manila.

Rahema Alam Zaheer
Visual Designer

is a designer, experimental visual artist and performer currently based in Dessau, Germany.

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