Urvashi Butalia is a publisher and writer based in India. She is co-founder of Kali for Women, India’s first feminist publishing house, and is now director of Zubaan, an imprint of Kali. She has published many books, including the award-winning The Other Side of Silence: Voices from the Partition of India. She has co-edited In Other Words: Women’s Writing from India, Truth Tales: Stories from India and The Slate of Life. She is also the editor of Katha: Short Stories by Indian Women and The Inner Line: Women’s Stories from India.