Aaron Lee

Poet

Author's Bio

Aaron Lee is a pilgrim poet, community organizer and regulatory/ ethics lawyer. He is acknowledged to have played a key part in the late 1990s renaissance of Singapore poetry. Since then he has authored three books of poetry and edited several more. His work is published and studied all over the world and he regularly speaks at literary festivals and conferences.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Coastlands (Ethos Books, 2014)
Prizes won: 

New Straits Times - Shell Poetry Competition 1995 (third prize)

National Book Council Awards 1998 (commendation)

Golden Point Poetry Award 2005 (finalist)

Singapore Literature Prize 2008(finalist)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, German
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Last update: Aug 27, 2016