P N Gopeekrishnan, hailing from Kodungallur in Thrissur, is a noted Malayalam poet. Currently, he is a manager with Kerala State Financial Enterprises (KSFE). He has won the Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award, Ayanam-A Ayyappan Award, K Damodaran Award, Dr PK Rajan Award, Kunjunni Smrithi Award. His important works include Madiyarude Manifesto, Idikkaloori Panampattadi, Daivathe Maattiyezhuthumpol. Gopikrishnan has penned scripts for movies Olipporu and Pathirakkalam and commentary for many documentaries.