Tridip Suhrud is a renowned scholar in the field of political science and cultural history. He has extensively worked on the life and thoughts of Mahatma Gandhi and the social and cultural history of modern Gujarat. His past academic affiliations include the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, the DAIICT, Gandhi Nagar, and the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla. He has also translated various literary and social science texts between Gujarati and English. He was given the Katha Award (1999) and Sahitya Akademi Award (2010) for his translation work.
Gandhi scholar Tridip Suhrud converses with Inter-Actions about how understanding and promoting Gandhi’s ‘economy’ might be our pluralistic country’s way to true socioeconomic freedom and cultural rejuvenation.