Leong Liew Geok is an Associate Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature, National University of Singapore. The author of Love is Not Enough (1991), a collection of sixty-eight poems, she edited More than Half the Sky: Creative Writings by Thirty Singaporean Women (1998), an anthology of drama, fiction and poetry, as well as the late Ee Tiang Hong's monograph, Responsibility and Commitment: The Poetry of Edwin Thumboo (1997). She is preparing a second collection of poems, Women without Men, for publication in 1999. She hopes to have a series of essays on the Literature of the Pacific War in Malaysia and Singapore completed and published in the next few years. She is married and has three children.
15 March 1999