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Literary Arts
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Arts>>Literary Arts
Language:
English
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Adults|Young People
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Article
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Abstract:
Kirpal Singh (b. 1949, Singapore–) is a poet, literary and cultural critic, and university lecturer in English language and literature. He has written and published four collections of poetry and edited numerous literary journals and books. He was a founding member of the Centre for Research in New Literatures at Flinders University, Australia in 1977, and the first Asian director of the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize in 1993 and 1994. He was also chairman of the Singapore Writers’ Festival in the 1990s. He is currently an associate professor at the Singapore Management University (SMU).