Neeraj Mattoo

Neerja Mattoo


Neerja Mattoo taught English in the Government College for Women, Srinagar for nearly four decades before retiring as Principal. She was awarded a British Council Visitorship to the University of Oxford and the HRD Ministry Senior Fellowship in Literature to work on Kashmiri women poets, including Lal Ded and Rupa Bhawani. She has translated three collections of Kashmiri short stories titled The Stranger Beside Me, Contemporary Kashmiri Short Stories and Stories From Kashmir.

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