Roma Chatterji is a Professor and Head (Sociology) at the Delhi School of Economics. Her research interests include folklore and narrative traditions, folk art. Her work on visual culture includes Writing Identities: Folklore and Performing Arts of Purulia, West Bengal, Speaking with Pictures: Folk Art and Narrative tradition in India and Graphic Narratives and the Mythological Imagination in India.
Vidyun Sabhaney is a writer, editor and illustrator of graphic narratives based in New Delhi, India. Her recent works include First Hand 1 & 2.
Siddharth Mallavarapu, Professor at the Department of International Relations and Governance Studies, Shiv Nadar University. He is particularly invested in multi-disciplinary conversations with the allied social sciences, humanities and behavioural sciences and makes a conscious effort to integrate graphic narratives as part of his pedagogy.
Zubaan is an independent feminist publishing house based in New Delhi. It was set up as an imprint of India’s first feminist publishing house, Kali for Women, and carries forward Kali’s tradition of publishing world-quality books to high editorial and production standards. Zubaan publishes in the area of humanities, social sciences, as well as in fiction, general non-fiction, and books for children and young adults under its Young Zubaan imprint. Presentation by Siddhesh Gooptu.