Kalpetta Narayanan is a renowned poet, essayist, literary and cultural critic and an eminent orator in Malayalam. He has published 14 books including a novel and memoir. He represents the new writing in Malayalam poetry. He retired as a Professer from Government Arts College, Kozhikode. secured the following literary awards. He has bagged Pravasi Malayalee Award – Dhoha, Ayyappan Award, V T Kumaran Award and C P Sivadas Award.
Ozhinha Vriksha chayayil
Oru Mudanthante Suvishesham
Ethilayum Madhurikkunna Kadukalil (Literary Criticism)