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Gopi Kottoor (Poet) Creative Flight Journal


Gopi Kottoor is an award-winning poet. Gopi Kottoor's poems have appeared in International journals as Ariel,  Plaza, Nth Position,  Arabesques, Mud season Review,  Chairoscuro , New England Review, New English Review,   Toronto Review,  Verse, Orbis, and in India, in The Illustrated Weekly of India, Chandrabhaga, Lipi,  Opinion, Quest, New Quest, Kavi,  Indian Literature, Debonair, Femina, Kavya Bharati , among others. Among Gopi Kottoor's notable prizes for poetry are  the All India Poetry Competition Prize, and the British Council- All India  Special Jury  poetry prize. Gopi Kottoor was invitee  as State Guest to read at the University of Vienna, and toured and read his poems across Europe with his German translator  and was resident poet at the University of Augsburg,Germany.  He attended the MFA in Texas State University, in 2000 on a Texas State University scholarship. His poems  have been included in anthologies such as Bloodaxe,  Verse, Seattle, Special Issue on Contemporary Indian Poetry in English,  Fulcrum, 19 Poets, 99 Poets, Selected  translations of Sonnets of Shakespeare, Golden Jubilee Indian Verse  among others. He founded the poetry journal ‘Poetry Chain'. His latest book of poetry, The Painter of Evenings, recently appeared from Paperwall Media.