Richard Joseph is a Canadian-Indian writer, journalist and editor. He is currently a doctoral student at McGill University in English Literature, studying contemporary Anglo-American literature. He holds an M.A. from McGill in English Literature and a B.A. from Western University in Literature and Creative Writing. 

He has written for The Globe and Mail, The Los Angeles Review of Books, and the Literary Review of Canada. He was longlisted for the 2019 CBC Short Story Prize, the 2020 CBC Nonfiction Prize, and a finalist for the 2020 PEN Canada's New Voices Award. He is currently at work on his debut novel.