P.N Gopikrishnan, born at Kodungallur in Thrissur district, is a notable presence in the Malayalam poetry scene. His important works include Madiyarude Manifesto, Idikkaloori Panampattadi (poetry collection), Daivathe Maattiyezhuthumpol (essay collection). Gopikrishnan has penned scripts of movies Olipporu and Pathirakalam and many other documentaries and commentaries. He has won the Kerala Sahithya Akademi award, Ayanam-A Ayyappan award, K Damodaram award, Dr. PK Rajan award, Kunjunni Smrithi award. He is a manager with Kerala State Financial Enterprises (KSFE).
• Madiyarude Manifesto • Idikkaloori Panampattadi (poetry collection)
• Daivathe Maattiyezhuthumpol