S Gopalakrishnan is an author and journalist who won Kerala Sahitya Akademi Endowment Award for Essay. He worked for Akashvani and Sahapedia in Delhi for a long time. He also writes a music-related column called ‘Chevi Orkumbol’. Some of his notable publications are ‘Jalarekha’, ‘Kadhapole chilathu sambhavikkumbol’ and ‘Gandhi oru artha nagna vayana.