Poet and teacher. S Joseph hails from Ettumanoor in Kottayam. He teaches Malayalam at Maharajas College in Ernakulam. His major works include Karutha Kallu, Meenkaran, Identity Card, Uppante Kooval Varakkunnu, Chandranodoppam and Manja Parannal.
He bagged many honours including Kerala Sahitya Akademi Kanakasree Award, Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award and Odakkuzhal Award.