Freelance Journalist, Author and Blogger
N.MeeraRaghavendra Rao is a freelance journalist, author and blogger and ‘MADHWAS OF MADRAS ‘ is her ninth book. Her earlier books: Madras Mosaic (a social commentary); Slice of Life and its Sequel ; Chennai Collage and Spirit of Chennaiites . Feature Writing, (two editions) published by PHI Learning and Journalism-think out of the box (a companion volume to Feature Writing) are meant for journalism students. 3e’s of Travel, A Coffee table book with 120 photos taken by her non digital cameras covers her travelogues within India and abroad.
Print media: Meera has published more than 2000 articles (features, interviews, book reviews, humour/satire and Travel) in magazine sections of mainstream dailies like the Hindu and Indian Express and in some magazines like FEMINA,WOMAN’S ERA , Caravan and Eve’s Touch.
AIR and TV :She interviewed several achievers on AIR and TV and was interviewed by leading newspapers and TV channels . Her e-journal: justlies.wordpress.com will be completing 79000 hits shortly.
Education: Meera is a post graduate in English Literature with a Diploma in Journalism and a certificate in Public Relations. Her husband, Dr. N. Raghavendra Rao , a Professor in Finance and Information Technology is an independent editor for international reference books.