Writers / Presenters
Soon Ai Ling is a visiting lecturer at The Education University of Hong Kong and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. A writer of novels, essays, and fables, her published works include The Distant Scent of the Biluochun, Green Willows in the Wind, Jade Spirit Button, He and She, Strolling in Song, and more. Her novels have been translated into English, Japanese, and Malay.
Brought up in Hong Kong, Chiu Leung came to Singapore 15 years ago. Since 2015, he picked up contemporary poetry and he writes in Chinese. His first poetry collection 萬有醫始 is published by TrendLit this year. Chiu Leung likes to write his observation and experience in daily life in various cities.
Neo Hai Bin is currently a writer and a theatre practitioner. His literary practice involves research works in social issues and the human condition, which then translates into different forms of literary expressions: scripts, prose, critiques or short stories. His literary works can be found at: thethoughtspavilion.wordpress.com
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Liu Su holds a PhD from Nanyang Technological University. She worked as a Chinese Language teacher and Curriculum Specialist at Ministry of Education from 1989-2000. She was a lecturer in Chinese Language at National Institute of Education from 2001-2011. Presently, she is a part-time Practicum Supervisor in NIE. She has published collections of creative essays: Flowers are Life (1991), As Sincere as Myself (1994), Deciphering the Map of Happiness (1999), A Collection of Liu Su’s Prose (2002), Letter of Desolation (2003), Selected Writings of Liu Su (2009), Roses at the Edge (2017) which won her the Singapore Literature Prize in creative non-fiction in Chinese, and Love-Obsessed (1998), a collection of short fiction and mini-fiction. Her research area is in Singapore Chinese Literary field and she has published book in academic area: Modernism in Singapore Chinese Literature (2017).