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Literary Arts
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Arts>>Literary Arts
Language:
English
Audience:
Adults|Young People
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Article
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Abstract:
Desmond Sim Kim Jin (b. 1961, Singapore–) is a playwright, poet, short-story writer and painter. He is best known for his short stories and plays that he has penned and staged. His accomplishments include winning the Singapore Literature Prize for Poetry (Merit) for his collection of poems Places Where I’ve Been (1993); his double victory at the NUS/Shell Short Play Competition for Storyteller and Red Man, Green Man in 1990; winning the first Hewlett-Packard/Action Theatre 10-minute Play Contest with Drunken Prawns in 1993; and winning the Best Original Script award at the 2002 DBS Life! Theatre Awards with Autumn Tomyam.