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Paul Tan

Singapore

Paul Tan has published five volumes of verse. Curious Roads (1994) and Driving into Rain (1998) won prizes at the Singapore Literature Prize competitions. His most recent collection is When the Lights Went Off (2018). Apart from poetry, he has written commentary pieces and the occasional short story.

He has worked in the National Arts Council and was a former Festival Director of SWF.