Nanthamizh Nangai belongs to the younger generation of women poets. She was born in the year 1979. She started writing poems in 2005. A soft-spoken poet with strong conviction on the core issues of life and literature. She has a doctorate in Tamil studies to her credit. She is working as an assistant professor in Stella Mary’s College, Chennai. Has been contributing poems, articles and reviews in various literary magazines in Tamil. She has compiled texts of plays by women dramatists.
Her first poem collection captioned Mayiliragai Varudum Nirvanam with 70 poems, reveals the sensitive poet in her.