Dr. (Mrs.) Meena Sharma Barkataki received her early school education at Shillong. Thereafter she graduated with Honours (History), obtaining Bachelor’s degree in Teaching and also Post-Graduation from the Gauhati University. She obtained her Ph.D. degree from the University of Poona in 1984. She has several publications which appeared in a number of journals and newspapers mostly in Assamese. They comprise poems, stories and articles on various subjects. She had her first publication when she was a student of class eight. At present she is serving as Lecturer in History in ADP College,Nowgong, Assam which she joined in 1977.