B Jeyamohan is a writer and literary critic. He writes in Tamil and Malayalam. A prolific writer, his oeuvre includes novels, short stories, literary criticism, biographies, introductory texts to Indian and Western literature, books on philosophy, and translations. Some of his prominent works include Vishnupuram, Pin Thodarum Nizhalin Kural, Kaadu, Kottravai,Vellai Yaanai, Nooru Simhasanangal, and Uravidangal. Jeyamohan has completed his serialised retelling of the Indian epic, Mahabharata, called Venmurasu (The White Drum), consisting of twenty-six volumes. His works have been translated, and he also writes screenplays.