P K Rajasekharan is a well-known literary critic and journalist. Hailing from Thiruvananthapuram, Rajasekharan obtained PhD from Kerala University. He has bagged the Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award in 1997 for literary criticism. Rajasekharan has also received Kerala Sahitya Akademi’s first Vilasini Award in 2000. He is the former news editor in Mathrubhumi daily. Pithrukhadikaram: OV Vijayante Kalayum Darshanavum, Andhanaya Daivam: Malayala Novelinte Nooru Varshangal, Ekantha Nagarangal: Utharadhunika Malayala Sahithyathinte Saundarya Sasthram, Kathantharangal: Malayala Cherukadhayude Akhyanabhoopadam, Nishasandarshanangal, Vaakkinte Moonnamkara and Narakathinte Bhoopadangal are some of his noted works.