Director, Centre for Equity Studies
Harsh Mander is a writer, social worker, scholar and teacher. He is Director, Centre for Equity Studies and Special Commissioner to the Supreme Court of India in the Right to Food case, and a founding member of the National Campaign for the People’s Right to Information. His books include Unheard Voices: Stories of Forgotten Lives, Fear and Forgiveness: The Aftermath of Massacre, Fractured Freedom: Chronicles from India’s Margins and The Ripped Chest: Public Policy and Poor in India. He writes columns for the Hindu, Hindustan Times, and Mint, and contributes to several scholarly journals.