Poetry at Sangam




Singapore-born Chow Teck Seng writes poetry primarily in the Chinese language. A frequent contributor to literary journals, anthologies and the Chinese press, both in Singapore and abroad, he has won awards such as the Singapore Literature Prize (2014) and Golden Point Award (Chinese Poetry, 2009), and has been featured in several international literary events. He lectures in Chinese Literature in Malaysia and Singapore at the National University of Singapore, and is also pursuing a PhD in literary criticism and comparative Sinophone literatures at the University of Cambridge.

Poems by Chow Teck Seng

Three Types of Queues

Photo Shots at a Local Chinese Funeral

Love No. 3

The Best Place for Goodbye

At the Self-Service Laundry

We Speak to Fish Using National Languages