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Arts>>Literary Arts>>Poetry
Language:
English
Audience:
Adults|Young People
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Article
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Abstract:
Boey Kim Cheng (b. 1965, Singapore–) is widely regarded as one of the most promising Singapore poets to emerge in the 1990s. Boey has published four collections of poetry. Three of his works, Somewhere-bound, Another Place and Days of No Name, have won awards. For his artistic achievements, Boey received the National Arts Council Young Artist Award in 1996. He taught for 13 years at the University of Newcastle in Australia. In 2016, he joined Nanyang Technological University as an associate professor at its School of Humanities. He is currently the head of its English department.