Adil Jussawalla has written four books of poems: Land’s End (1962), Missing Person (1976), Trying to Say Goodbye (2012) and The Right Kind of Dog (2013), a book of poems for young people. Jussawalla also put together the near-legendary New Writing in India (1974). He lives in Mumbai.
Jerry Pinto is a Mumbai-based author and columnist. His published works include a book of poems, Asylum; Helen: The Life and Times of an H-Bomb, which won the National Award for the Best Book on Cinema in 2007; and the novel Em and the Big Hoom, winner of the Hindu Literary Prize 2012 and the Crossword Book Award for Fiction 2013.