As editor of the magazines, PrintWeek and WhatPackaging? Ramu Ramanathan has been associated with the industry for 30 years.
He has also co-edited two books Book Binding with Adhesives and Babri Masjid, 25 Years …
As a playwright, Ramu Ramanathan’s plays Mahadevbhai, The Diary of a Word, Jazz … have been performed in multiple languages in India and elsewhere.
He has three books to his credit. 3 Sakina Manzil And Other Plays which is a collection of eight plays. And, two collections of poems, My Encounters with a Peacock and To Sit on A Stone – And Other Shorts. Currently, he is working on his fourth book which is based on his experiences in Mumbai. In addition, he regularly pens columns for newspapers.
His hero is the German playwright Alois Senefelder who also invented the printing technique of lithography in the late 1790s.