|Name CS Chandrika||Role Novelist|
Speech By Malayali writer CS Chandrika at Youth League Jalasabha,Wayanadu
C.S. Chandrika is a Malayali novelist, Feminist and academician. She currently works as Principal Scientist (Team Leader -Tribal Development Programme) at Community Agro-biodiversity Centre of M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF). She is a notable public intellectual in Kerala in the area of literature, culture and gender.
Dr. CS Chandrika has published both academic and fictional works. She was one of the editors of The Oxford India Anthology of Malayalam Dalit Writing, which was collection of Malayalam Dalit writing of 20th century. She won Thoppil Ravi Award for her story collection `Kleptomania' in 2012. . Her interview along with her story was published in Malayalathinte Kathakarikal, which listed her among ten prominent Malayali women writers. Her other Malayalam books include
She had published a monograph on K. Saraswathi Amma, who was an early 20th century Malayalam feminist writer.