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About Writer

Yong Shu Hoong has published five poetry collections including Frottage (2005) and The Viewing Party (2013), which won the Singapore Literature Prize in 2006 and 2014 respectively. His poems have been included in literary journals like Quarterly Literary Review Singapore and Asia Literary Review, and anthologies like Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia, and Beyond (W.W. Norton, 2008).

He has contributed short fiction to anthologies like Balik Kampung (2012), and edited the anthology, Passages: Stories of Unspoken Journeys (2013). He works as a freelance writer for publications like Esquire Singapore, and teaches part-time in Nanyang Technological University and Republic Polytechnic.