Dr. K. Ayyappa Paniker, sometimes spelt "Ayyappa Panicker" was an influential Malayalam poet, literary critic, and an academic and a scholar in modern and post-modern literary theories as well as ancient Indian aesthetics and literary traditions. He was one of the pioneers of modernism in Malayalam poetry, where his seminal works like Kurukshethram (1960), considered a turning point in Malayalam poetry, Ayyappapanikkarude Krithikal and Chintha and several essays were an important influence on the playwrights of his generation.
In an academic career which ran in consonance with his literary one, and spanned four decades, he taught in various colleges and universities before ... more »
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- Horse Play
- White Clouds
- The Prophetess
- Every Dog Has His Night
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- Isn't That Shameful For Us?
- Passage To America
- Bhagavathykunjamma's Bharatanatyam
- Upon My Walls
- Whatever Happened?
- The Twilight Hour Keeps Playing on The S...
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