C.K. Meena is a Bengaluru-based journalist who was on the staff of Deccan Herald, a columnist for The Hindu, and a founding member of the Asian College of Journalism in Bengaluru. In her 40-year writing career, she has written three novels and innumerable pieces for various publications. Her latest book, The Invisible Majority, co-authored with V.R. Ferose, is a comprehensive overview of disability in India.