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  Full Name* Kottoor, Gopi Krishnan
  Pen name, if any
  Date of Birth*: (DD/MM/YYYY) 02/11/1956
  Place of Birth
  District* Trivandrum
  State* Kerala
(By Language or by Specialization)
Indian-English Writer  
M.A. (English) B.L., DJ Journalism., D.Litt (Honoris Causa)
  Present Position/Occupation Deputy General Manager, Reserve Bank of India, Mumbai
  Career (Professional and Literary)
(Position held, if any, with dates)
Faculty, English Department, South West Texas, U.S.A; Founder Editor, Poetry Chain, English Poetry Quarterly (India), Resident Poet, Augsburg University, Germany, MFA Poetry Participant Texas State University
(In which you normally write/mother tongue)
(Other languages in which you also write)
  Literary Distinction
(Maximum Five)
The Bharati Prize, 1995.
All India Poetry Competition Prizes, 1995, 98.
All India Poetry Prize.
All India Special Poetry.
British Council Poetry Society.
  No. of Books Published* 19
Particulars of Publications
Title, Form/Genre, Year of Publication (Maximum 10 publications)
Father, Wak Us In Passing, 2001.
Nirvana, 2002.
A Bridge Over Karma, 2002.
Father Benedict Goes To Heaven And Other Poem, 2003.
Wander A Fantasy, 2005.
A Buchenwald Diary, 2005.
Mother Sonata, 2005.
Victoria Terminus, 2010.
Vrindavan, The Coloured Yolk Of Love, (All Poetry), 2011.
Presumed Guilty, (Novel), 2011.
  Full Postal Address* Gopi Krishnan Kottoor; C-195, Reserve Bank of India Quarters, Maratha Mandir Marg, Mumbai Central, Mumbai-400008 (Maharashtra)
  Telephone No. (with Std code)  
Office 022-22708099
Residence 022-23021958
Mobile 09619527739
  Email ID
  Individual URL/Blog