Nishikant Kolge is currently an Associate Professor at Centre for the Study of DevelopingSocieties (CSDS), Delhi. He holds a PhD in History from the Department of Humanities andSocial Sciences, IIT Madras. His articles have appeared in leading journals such as GandhiMarg, Dialogue Quarterly, Journal of Contemporary Thought, and Economic and PoliticalWeekly (EPW). He is also the author of Gandhi Against Caste (2017). He has been selected for Fulbright-Nehru Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship 2018-19. He isalso a member of the Council of Advisers for the Vichar Trust.