Sarah Joseph, is a writer and one among the leading figures in the feminist movement in Kerala. The author f the recently published novel, Budhini, she started her literary career at an early age.
Her major works include Othappu, Aathi, Maattathi, Aalahayude Penmakkal, Manassile Thee Mathram, Kadinte Sangeetham, Oduvilathe Suryakanthi etc. Aalahayude Penmakkal won her the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award, Kerala Sahitya Akademi Award and Vayalar Award. She had also received the Muttathu Varkey Award for her short story collection, Papathara (2011).