Devdutt Pattanaik

October 25, 2017

Devdutt Pattanaik writes and lectures on the relevance of Hindu and world mythology in modern times. A TED speaker, he has three TV shows, 30 books, and over 600 articles to his credit. His most recent book is Olympus: An Indian Retelling of Greek My...

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Erika Krouse

October 25, 2017

Erika Krouse is the author of the novel Contenders and the short story collection Come Up and See Me Sometime. Her fiction has appeared in magazines such as The New Yorker, Atlantic, Ploughshares, and One Story. She currently teaches for the Lighthou...

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Layli Long Soldier

October 25, 2017

Layli Long Soldier holds a BFA in creative writing from the Institute of American Indian Arts and an MFA from Bard College. She has served as a contributing editor to Drunken Boat. Her poems and critical work have appeared in The American Poet, The A...

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Robert Blackwill

October 25, 2017

Robert Blackwill is a Henry A. Kissinger senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. Blackwill served previously as the U.S. ambassador to India and deputy national advisor at the White House. His latest book, War by Other Means: Geoeconomics ...

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Carrie Morgridge

October 25, 2017

Carrie Morgridge currently serves as the Morgridge Family Foundation’s vice president and Chief Disruptor. She is the award-winning author of Every Gift Matters: How Your Passion Can Change the World. Over the past few years, Morgridge and her h...

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Guillermo Rodríguez

October 25, 2017

Guillermo Rodríguez, an active promoter of Indo-Spanish cultural relations, is the founding director of Casa de la India, a pioneering cultural center in Spain, which has become a model for India’s cultural diplomacy abroad. A passionate traveller...

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Manuel Ramos

October 25, 2017

Manuel Ramos, author of nine novels and one short story collection, writes crime fiction described as “Chicano Noir.” An Edgar® finalist, his recent publications include Desperado: A Mile High Noir, winner of the Colorado Book Award for Best Mys...

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Tanaya Winder

October 25, 2017

Tanaya Winder is a writer, educator, motivational speaker, and spoken-word poet from the Southern Ute, Duckwater Shoshone, and Pyramid Lake Paiute Nations. She grew up on the Southern Ute Indian reservation and attended college at Stanford University...

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Daisy Rockwell

October 25, 2017

Daisy Rockwell paints and blogs under the nom de plume “Lapata,” which means “missing” or “disappeared” in Urdu. Her paintings have been exhibited widely, and are featured in her publication The Little Book of Terror, a volume of painting...

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Gopi Kallayil

October 25, 2017

Gopi Kallayil is the author of The Internet to the Inner-Net: Five Ways to Reset Your Connection and Live a Conscious Life. He is Chief Evangelist for Brand Marketing at Google, helping grow customer brands through digital marketing. Kallayil is an a...

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