Yamuna Matheswaran has professional writing, editing and research experience. Her skills include writing, photography and illustration, and she has worked with The Hindu, New Internationalist, Indian Cultural Forum, Verge Magazine, Drawing the Times, among others. Her educational background is in International Relations, with concentrations in gender, development and global health, and Biotechnology. www.yamunamatheswaran.com Instagram: @eclecticparade
July 15, 2018. Istanbul, Turkey. Erdoğan supporters at a rally to commemorate what has since been declared 'Democracy and National Unity Day' in Turkey. (Photograph)
Strawberries from Palestine (The Hindu thREAD): Recalling a day spent in Palestine that consisted of unforgettable hospitality, lip-smacking Knafeh and a renewed belief in the similitude of human beings regardless of our superficial differences.
People enjoying a late-night barbecue at the park. Balat, Istanbul. (Photograph)
Yamuna Matheswaran ‘listens in’ to what her country is saying about women’s place in society. (New Internationalist)
Sexual Harassment in India: An Illustrated Essay (Indian Cultural Forum) A four-page comic that delves into the author's experience of growing up amidst rampant sexual harassment in India.
SoHo, New York City. May 2017. (Photograph)
Interview with Dr Maya Vedamurthy, leading dermatologist in Chennai, for Iqube Magazine [Print]. (Pg 18-19) Url: https://issuu.com/iqube/docs/iqube_magazine_upload
Tips for Studying Abroad in Germany: Essential advice from an international student on getting your paperwork in order. (Verge Magazine / Canada)