About Us

Rangitawa Publishing is run by Jill Darragh a published author. Jill has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Media Studies and is studying for a Masters degree in English at Massey University. Jill has worked for the BBC, been Chairperson of the Manawatu Community Arts Council and has been actively involved in many community projects over the years. She has mentored children's writing at primary and intermediate level. Her qualifications have given her experience in the areas of travel writing, fiction and non-fiction, mythology, writing for children and play writing. She has written and had produced two plays at the Feilding Little Theatre. Jill's particular interests in her own work are New Zealand history and satire.