Pimpraphai Bisalputra is an expert on the histories of the Chinese diaspora in Thailand. She is a graduate of the London School of Economics and Cornell University. Best-selling books include Sampao Siam Tumnan Jek Bangkok (2001), Nai Mae (2003) and Kra Buang Tuay Kra La Taek (2007). Her recent book, in English, is A History of the Thai Chinese. She is part of the How to live with grandad’s heritage panel.