DEPARTMENT OF
Malayalam

faculty

Dr.Joseph Skariah

Assistant Professor

[email protected]
Full Name:
Joseph Skariah
Designation:
Assistant Professor
Department:
Malayalam
Mobile Number:
+91 9744144427
Educational Qualifications:
M A, Ph D
Awards and Achievements:
  • Kerala Sahitya Akademy I C Chacko Award in 2010
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship (prelim), Kerala Council for Historical Research (KCHR) in      2008-2009
  • Junior Fellowship of Dept. of Culture , MHRD   of India  in 1998
  • Vocational Excellence Award, Rotary Club of Changanaserry, Rotary International Dist.3211 in 2010-2011
Area of Specialization:
Linguistics and Grammar
Research Supervising:
  • University Registration No: UO. No. 2206/AVI/RG/2013/Acad dated 18-04-13
  • Centre: Dept. of Malayalam, S B College, Changanasserry PhD: 9 students (Guiding)
Papers Presented:
  • Orality, Memory and Textuality in History in the National Seminar on .................. organized by the Department of History, NSS Hindu College Changanasserry on 2 August 2019
 
  • Hermann Gundert: A paradigm for the future of Language and Society, National          Seminar organized by Christ Deemed to be University at Nodal Centre Thiruvananthapuram on9 May 2019
 
  • Missionary Grammar and the Logic of Writing in Rev. George Mathan, Seminar on Rev. George Mathan and Modern Malayalam Prose, Organised by Catholicate College Pathanamthitta and Govt. Arts and Science College Elanthur on 21 March 2019
 
  • Kerala Navodhanam: Bhashavyavaharangaliloode, in the National Seminar on NAVJAGARANKALEEN HINDI AUR MALAYALAM ALOCHANA conducted by the Dept. Of Hindi, Cochin University of Science and Technology(CUSAT) on 27 February 2019
 
  • Document based Study of History: Possibilities and Approaches, in the National Seminar on Pampa River Valley Civilization – Historical findings organized by Govt. of Kerala, 24 February 2019
 
  • Language politics of Concept Formation, in the National Seminar on Bhashayum bhashaka Samoohavum: Jeevithathinte Arthavichaarangal organized by St. Joseph’s College for Women, Alappuzha on 22 February 2019
 
  • Planning and Imagination on Higher Education, in the National Seminar on Knowledge, Thought and Art organized by Dr, B R Ambedkar Memorial Arts & Science College, Balusserry, Kozhikkode on 17 February
 
  • On Translating Discourse Markers, in the National Seminar on New Directions in Translations organized by Departments of Languages, Mary Matha Arts and Science College, Mananthavady, Wyanad on 16 February 2019
 
  • C L Antony in the Tradition of Malayalam Grammar, in the Seminar conducted by the Department of Malayalam, St. Thomas College Thrissur on 13 February 2019
 
  • Making of Lexicon: History and Present, in the National Seminar on Thulu Language and Culture organized by Kannur University on 27 & 28 January 2019
   
  • Religious and Cultural Discourses in the oral narratives of Kuttanadu, in the National Seminar on Religion and Culture in Medieval south India, Jointly organised by Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam and Dept. of History, NSS Hindu College, Changanasserry on 5 July 2018.
 
  • Agrarian markers in Kuttanadan oral narratives, in the international seminar on Organic Conference by M G University, Kottayam on 22 May 2018
  Sociology of Language borrowing in the National Seminar on Keralam- History and Culture                  conducted by the Department of Malayalam, University of Kerala on 7 March 2018.  
  • In Between Language Identity and Linguistic fundamentalism, in the National Seminar on Language and Culture  after Globalisation  Conducted by Southern Regional Language Centre, Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore and University of Calicut on 7 February 2018 at Kozhikkode.
 
  • Significance of language in Studies on Pazhassi history in the Commommoration Seminar on 213th death anniversary History seminar conducted by Kerala Sahithya Academy,Kerala Folklore Academy, Purogamana Kala Sahitya Samgham and Municipal Council of Mattannur on 30 November 2017 at Pazhassi.
 
  • Malayalam Language and Renaissance of Kerala in the National Seminar on A R and the values of renaissance Conducted by ICKS, University of Kerala 0n 8 & 9 November 2017
 
  • Concept of Language History and Writing of Grammar, in the National Seminar on Keralapanineeyam- Sociolinguistics Readings, Govt. Brennan College Thalasserry on 13 October 2017
 
  • C V Balakrishnan: Ezhuthile Ormayum Bhavanayum, in the National Seminar on 50 Years of Writings of C V Balakrishnan conducted by Manavasamskrithy at Kanhangad, Kasaragode on 29,30 August 2017
 
  • Deliverd a key note address on Freedom struggle of Pazhassiraja in the Inaugural function of NETRONMEELANAM conducted at Mattannoor, Kannur on 7 July 2017
 
  • Wayanadan freedom Movements, Seminar on Tribal Freedom Fighters and Unwrittern History organized by KIRTADS, Govt of Kerala on 22 June 2017
 
  • Practical approach of Gunderts Grammar, National Seminar on A R Rajaraja Varma and Malayalam Grammar organized by SRLC_Central Institute of Indian Languages and University of Kerala on 29 & 30 June 2017
 
  • Principles of theorisation in Keralapainiyam, National Seminar on Centenary of Keralapaniniyam Second Edition organised by the Department of Linguistics, University of Kerala on 18-20 January 2017
 
  • Imaging Text and Textualisation in History, National Seminar on Imaging Images: Art History of Kerala Organised by the International Centre for Kerala Studies, University of Kerala held on 7-8 December 2016.
 
  • Concepts on Auxiliary verbs in Missionary Grammar,National Seminar on Missionary Linguistics Conducted by the  of Linguistics, Thunchathezhuthachan Malayalam University on  3-5 October 2016.      
                      
  • Temple and ragbag of Language – an interface of Grammar and pragmatics, National Seminar on Langue - Parole : Theory and practice conducted by the Dept. of Malayalam, University of Kerala on 16-18 March 2016.
 
  • Malayalam literature and Studies on Kerala History, National Seminar on Microscopists of History : New Perspectives in Local History Research, Govt. College Attingal, Thiruvananthapuram on 18 & 19 January 2016.
 
  • Chemistry of Memory  -  Oral tradition in Thakazhi Literature (Mal) , Seminar on Thakazhi Literature jointly conducted by the Thakazhi Smaraka Samithy and SPCS at Ponkunnam Varky Hall, Kottayam on 11 April 2015
 
  • Malayalam  Grammar  : Contexts and Uses (Mal), National Seminar on Malayalam Grammar Conducted by Thunchathezhuthachan Malayalam University, Tirur on 23-25 March 2015
 
  • Logic of contemporary language uses (Mal), National Seminar on Navasamskrithy conducted by Sahitheesakhyam at Devamatha College, Kuravilangad on 24 January 2015
 
  • Literature of Uroob representing history (Mal), in Uroob’s Birth Centenary  Celebrations conducted by the Dept. of  Malayalam,   Joseph’s  College for Women,  Alappuzha on 15 December  2014
 
  • Struggle Strategies of Pazhassi Records (Mal), History  Seminar in Connection with the inauguration of Pazhassi Smrithy Mandapam, Mattannur organised by Municipal Council Mattannur on 26 November 2014
 
  • History of Kuttanad in Folk Narratives (Mal),International Conference on Kerala History, Providence College Kozhikode From 14  to 16 November 2014
 
  • Pragmatics and Discourse analysis (Mal), National Seminar on Linguistics : Epistemological and Methodological  Enquiries at Govt. Arts & Science College, Kozhikkode on 5 – 7 November 2014.
 
  • Regional Histories and  Historical Documents(Mal), UGC National seminar on Charithram, Samskaram,Desamudrakal Sahithyathil at CAS College Madai, Pazhayangadi, Kannur on 24-26   2014.
 
  • Death of the Author (Mal), National seminar on literary theories conducted by Sahitheesakhyam at Public Library, Kottayam on 12 July 2014
 
  • Methodology of research in Language (Mal), National seminar on Methodology of research in Language and Literature, S B College, Changanasserry on 19-24 May 2014
 
  • Women in colonial documents 1793-1804 (Mal) , National seminar on gender and Language in the Indian Linguistic area,Organisesd by the dept. Of Linguistics, university of Kerala and Central Institute of Indian languages, MHRD, Govt. of India on 12-14 March 2014
 
  • Politics of Classical status to Malayalam ( Mal), Seminar on Sreshtabhashapadavi:Sankalpavum Yadharthyavum, Darsana International Bookfair 7 Feb. 2014
 
  • Grammar of new media language (Mal), UGC National Seminar on Bhashayude Samakalikathayum Madhyamavicharavum organised by department of Malayalam, St. Mary’s College Manarcaud, Kottayam on 16-17 January 2014
 
  • Role of Palloor Emmen in Pazhassi Struggles (Mal), UGC National seminar  on Nationalism in India and Pazhassiraja organised by Dept. Of History, Pazhassiraja College, Pulpally, Wayanad on 29-30 November 2013
 
  • Auxiliary Verbs and Stylistics of Language (Mal), Symposium on Gundert and Keralapanini Birth Anniversary Celebration Organised by  Kendra Sahitya Akademi and University of Kerala at Senate Chamber on 19 November 2013
 
  • Pazhassi-Company-Tippu : turncoat strategies of Palloor Emmen (Mal), International Conference on Kerala History organised by Directorate of Collegiate Education Kerala, Higher Education Council Kerala, Indian Council for Historical Research at Govt. Arts College Kozhikkode  on 7-9 November 2013
 
  • Literary Pragmatics / Text Linguistics (Mal), Refresher Programme organised by UGC Academic Staff College. University of Kerala , Kariavattam, Thiruvananthapuram on 30 Aug 2013
 
  • Fertility cult- In art and litrerature (Mal),Seminar Organised by Kerala Folklore Academy at Mamman Mappila hall Kottayam  on 14 June 2013
 
  • Documents and memory on Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja (Mal), Symposium on Designing Art Galary, Municipal Council , Mattannoor, Kannur, 22 June 2013
 
  • Pazhassi Revolt in Tellicherry Records 1793-1805 (Mal), Pazhassiraja College Pulpally, Wayanad on 30 Nov 2012
 
  • Palloor Emmen In Pazhassi history (Mal), Seminar on history of Palloor Emmen at Mahatma Gandhi Library, Mahe, Pondicherry on 19 Nov 2012
 
  • Subjectivisation in post modern Malayalam short stories(Mal), National Seminar on samakalika malayala cherukatha – vazhiyum porulum, organised by Vidwan P G smaraka gaveshaka kendram, U C College, Alwaye 2-4 Feb 2011
 
  • Gundert dictionary and knowledge text translation (Mal), Seminar organised by National Translation Mission, Kerala Historical Society and Kerala Sahithya Academy on 28- 30 Jan 2011
 
  • Archieval importance of Tellicherry Records (Mal), History seminar organised by State Archives Department, Thiruvananthapuram at Vyloppilly  Samskrithy  Bhavan on 13 November 2009
 
  • Supra sentential relations in language use (Mal), Seminar on bhasha: naveena patana vazhikal organised by U C College Alwaye on 29-31 Jan 2009
 
  • Polyphony in Pazhassi struggles (Mal), History seminar organised by Dept. of Culture and Dept. of Archives Govt. of Kerala, at Pazhassi Smrithy Mandapam, Mananthavady on 30 November 2008
 
  • Introduction to Chomskian Grammar (Mal),Talk delivered to Higher Secondary School Teachers in the Thiruvananthpuram Dist on 29 Nov 2008
 
  • Introduction to Chomskian Grammar (Mal), Talk delivered to Higher Secondary School Teachers in the Pathanamthitta Dist on 28 Nov 2008
 
  • Introduction to Chomskian Grammar (Mal), Talk delivered to Higher Secondary School Teachers in the Kozhikode Dist on 17 Oct 2008
 
Papers Published:
  • Internal life of Karuthamma ( Mal), Malayalabhavanayile Penn Prarropangal Ed.Dr.Reeja V),Saikatham Books, Kothamangalam, ISBN 978-93-88343-06-0
 
  • Concept of Speech Community and writing of Grammar (Mal), Malayalam Research Journal,Vol.11 Book 3 ,Sept –Dec 2018 ISSN 0974-1984
 
  • Principles of Theorization in Keralapanineeyam( Mal), Malayalam Research Journal,Vol.11 Book 2 , May - August 2018 ISSN 0974-1984
 
  • Grammar of Rev. Joseph Peet, an introductory study for Grammar of Malayalim Language of Rev. Joseph Peet, published by Baily Foundation, CMS college Kottayam, 2018.
 
  • Grammar of Collins, an introductory study for Collins Grammar published by Baily Foundation, CMS College Kottayam, 2018.
 
  • Missionary Vyakaranathile Sahayakriyavivakshakal ( Mal), Book: Missionary Bhashasasthram , Chief Editor-Prof. M Sreenadhan, Thunchathezhuthachan Malayala Sarvakalasala, Tirur,2017.
 
  • Malayala Novel C V Balakrishnanilekk ( Mal), Book: C V Balakrishnan Ezhuthinte Disakal Ed. Dr. A M Sreedharan, D C Books, Kottayam, ISBN: 9 788126 476640
 
  • Malayalam Literature and Studies in Kerala History(Mal),Thudi, 2017 April – June Vol.6, Issue  2     ISSN 2320-8880
 
  • Death of the Author [ezhuthukarente maranam-Mal], ezhuthadayalangal,   Compl: Dr.A.M  Sreedharan, Kannur Univercity & Insight Publica, Kozhikode 2017, ISBN 978-93-85899-89-8
 
  • Thalasserry rekhakalum pazhassi samarangalum(Mal), Malayalavum Hermann Gundertum (Ed. Scaria Zacharia),Thunchathezhuthachan Malayala Sarvakalasala Publications,2016, ISBN 978-81-931141-6-2
 
  • Samoohaparinamavum Bhashaprayogavum( Mal), Malayalam Thaiverukal Puthunampukal Ed. P M Girish & C G Rajendrababu,Dakshina, Chennai 2015, ISBN 81-9230832-4
 
  • K V Ramachandrapaiyude Vyakaranadarsanam (Mal), Malayala Bhashasasthrajnar (Ed. Naushad), Keralabhasha Institute, Thiruvananthapuram,2015 ISBN 978-81-200-3819-6
 
  • Samoohaparinamavum Bhashaprayogavum (Mal), Malayalam Thaiverukal Puthunampukal, (Ed. P M Girish & C G Rajendrababu) Dakshina Chennai, Sept 2015, ISBN 978-81-9230832-4
 
  • School uniformukal lakshyam vaykunnatenthanu (Mal) , Samakalika Malayalam Vaarika, 2015 June 12
 
  • Oral Narratives and Studies in History (Mal),Lochanam-Special issue of SB Academic Review 2014,vol.21, ISSN 0973-7464
 
  • Palloor Emmen in Pazhassi Revolt (Mal), Kerala Charithra Congress Prabandhangal,( Gen. Ed Sreejith. E )  SPCS Kottayam 2014, ISBN 978-93-84571-57-3
 
  • Gundert Dictionary ; In text Creation and text translation (Eng),   Translation Today,   8,       No. 1,2014,    National Translation Mission ISSN-0972-8740
 
  • Ntuppuppakkoranentarnnu - On Classical status of Malayalam (Mal), Malayala patrika, Dept. of Malayalam, S B College, 2014
 
  • Leela of R Unni - Story and Subjectivity (Mal), Bhoomi Malayalam, book 4/ issue 1/ January 2012, U C College Alwaye
 
  • Grammatical relations of language use (Mal), Bhoomi Malayalam, book 2/ issue 1/ January 2010, UC College Alwaye
 
  • Pazhassi struggles in colonial documents (Mal), Pachakkuthira Monthly, December 2009
 
  • Social context of language use (Mal),Vignanakairali Monthly,Vol.38, Issue 7, July 2008
 
  • Discourse of Grammar and Pronouns (Mal),   Vignanakairali Monthly,  38,  Issue 1,         January 2008
 
  • Pazhassi Revolt: A struggle for Existence (Mal), Ethirdisa  Monthly,  August 2007
 
Books Published:
  • Bhashayude Varthamanam, Sahithya Pravarthaka Sahakarana Samgham, Kottayam 2016,
ISBN 978-93-86094-54-4
  • Malanattilathi : Kuttanadan Vamozhi Ithihasam, Kerala Bhasha Institute, Thiruvananthapuram,2015, ISBN 978-81-200-3815-8
  • Pazhassirekhakalile vyavaharabhasha, Mathrubhumi books, Kozhikkode, 2007 (First Edition),ISBN 81-8264-492-5, Sahithya Pravarthaka Sahakarana Samgham, Kottayam 2015 (Second Edition), ISBN 978-93-85725-52-4
  • Thalasserry Rekhakal (Ed), DC Books, Kottayam,1996(First Edition), Sahithya Pravarthaka Sahakarana Samgham, Kottayam 2018(Second Edition)
  • Pazhassi Rekhakal (Ed), DC Books ,Kottayam,1994(First Edition), Sahithya Pravarthaka Sahakarana Samgham, Kottayam 2018(Second Edition)
INVITED LECTURERS IN WORKSHOPS, SEMINARS AND CONFERENCES:
  • Deliverd a Talk on “Pazhassi Struggle” in the Inaugural function of Netronmeelanam Conducted at Mattannoor, Kannur on 7 July 2017
  • Delivered Elamkulam Kunjanpillai Memorial Lecture on “Malayalam Literature and Studies on Kerala History” in the National Seminar on Microscopists of History: New Perspectives in Local History Research, Government College Attingal, Thiruvananthapuram on 18 & 19 January 2016.
  • Delivered a Talk on “Chemistry of Memory – Oral Tradition in Thakazhi Literature”. Seminar on Thakazhi Literature jointly conducted by the Thakazhi Smaraka Samithy and SPCS at Ponkunnam Varky Hall, Kottayam on 11 April 2015
  • Delivered a Talk on “Literature of Uroob  Representing History” in Uroob’s Birth Centenary  Celebrations Conducted by the Department of  Malayalam,  St. Joseph’s  College for Women,  Alappuzha on 15 December  2014
  • Delivered a Talk on “Politics of Classical Status to Malayalam”. Seminar on Sreshtabhashapadavi: Sankalpavum Yadharthyavum, Darsana International Bookfair. 7 Feb. 2014
  • Delivered a Talk on “Auxiliary Verbs and Stylistics of Language”. Symposium on Gundert and Keralapanini Birth Anniversary Celebration Organised by Kendra Sahitya Akademi and the University of Kerala at Senate Chamber. 19 November 2013
  • Presentation on “Literary Pragmatics/Text Linguistics”. Refresher Programme Organised by UGC Academic Staff College. University of Kerala, Kariavattam, Thiruvananthapuram. 30 Aug 2013
  • Delivered a Talk on “Documents and Memory on Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja”. Symposium on Designing Art Gallery, Municipal Council, Mattannoor, Kannur. 22 June 2013
  • Delivered a Talk on “Pazhassi Revolt in Tellicherry Records 1793-1805”. Pazhassi Raja College Pulpally, Wayanad. 30 Nov 2012
Extension Activities:
  1. Short Term Course on Student Counselling and Mentoring, UGC HRDC Kerala University, Thiruvananthapuram from 24.10.2018 to 31.10.2018.
  2. Refresher Programme in Malayalam Language and Literature, Human Resource Development Centre, Kannur University ( Dr. P K Rajan Memorial Campus ), Nileswaram from 13.02.2017 to 06.03.2017
  3. UGC sponsored Refresher Programme in Human Rights (multidisciplinary),Academic Staff College , Thiruvananthapuram from 22.05.2014 to 11.06.2014.
  4. Short - Term Course for Research Guides in Languages, Academic Staff College , Thiruvananthapuram from 12.03.2013 to 16.03.2013.
  5. UGC sponsored orientation programme (I T –Oriented), Academic Staff College , Thiruvananthapuram from 01.01.2013 to 28.01.2013.
  6. Orientation Training Programme for Programme Officers of the National Service Scheme organised by NSS Training and Orientation Centre, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamasserry, Kerala from 08.07.2003 - 17.07.2003.
  7. Refresher Training Programme for Programme Officers of the National Service Scheme organised by NSS Training and Orientation Centre, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamasserry, Kerala from 26.10.2004 - 30.10.2004
UGC Orientation Refresher Courses:
  • UGC Sponsored Refresher Programme in Malayalam Language and Literature, Human Resource Development Centre, Kannur University ( Dr P K Rajan Memorial Campus ), Nileswaram from 13.02.2017 to 06.03.2017
  • UGC Sponsored Refresher Programme in Human Rights (Multidisciplinary), Academic Staff College, Thiruvananthapuram from 22.05.2014 to 11.06.2014
  • Short – Term Course for Research Guides in Languages, Academic Staff College, Thiruvananthapuram from 12.03.2013 to 16.03.2013
  • UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme (IT –Oriented), Academic Staff College, Thiruvananthapuram from 01.01.2013 to 28.01.2013
Memberships:
  • Research Guide in Malayalam, Mahatma Gandhi University Kottayam
  • Editorial Board, TAPASAM Research Journal
  • Vice President, Kerala Society for Linguistic Research
  • Consultant, Aaranmula Paithruka Patanam, Govt. of Kerala
  • Member U G Board of Studies in Malayalam, Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kochi
  • Consultant, Pazhassiraja Art Gallery, Mattannoor, Kannur
  • Secretary, Thuruthy Vikasana  Samithy, Changanasserry
  • Member, UG & PG Board of Studies in Malayalam S B College, Changanasserry
  • Member, Kerala Society  for Linguistic  Research
  • Member, UG & PG Board of Studies CMS College, Kottayam
  • Member, U G & P G Board of Studies, Mar Athanesious College, Kothamamgalam
  • Advisory Board Member, Sanadhana Academic Review, S D College, Alappuzha
  • Consultant, Tribal Museum KIRTADS Kozhikkode
  • Member, Expert Committee for Internal Academic Audit of Nirmalagiri College, Koothuparmpa, Kannur
  • Member, Editorial Board, Malayalam Research Journal
  • External Examiner for PG Malayalam Dissertation Evaluation and Viva Voce of University of Kerala
  • Examiner for PhD in different Universities in Kerala
OFFICIAL ROLES IN ADMINISTRATION / CORPORATE LIFE OF THE COLLEGE:
  • Member, Board of Studies U G & P G in Malayalam
  • Member, Internal Quality Assurance Cell
  • Chief Editor, College Magazine
  • Member, Research Committee
  • Member, St. Berchmans Centre for Extension Activities
  • Chief Editor, Berchmans Press
  • Member, Board of Studies Under Graduate Programmes
  • Member, Board of Studies Post Graduate Programme
  • Member, Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)
  • Chief Editor, College Student Magazine
  • Member, Research Committee
  • Member, St. Berchmans Centre for Extension Activities
  • Chief Editor, Berchmans Press
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Director, Prof. Ulahannanmappila Research Centre
  • Research Guide in Malayalam