JEE LEONG KOH
Jee Leong Koh is the author of four books of poems, including Steep Tea (Carcanet Press), named by UK's Financial Times as a Best Book of 2015, and by Lambda Literary as a Finalist. His collection of zuihitsu The Pillow Book (Math Paper Press) was shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize. Originally from Singapore, Jee lives in New York City, where he runs the biennial Singapore Literature Festival in NYC.
*from Translations of an insignificant Japanese poet (Poetry, The Inaugural Issue, October 2016)