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Kwan-Ann Tan


Writer

About

Kwan Ann Tan is a writer from Malaysia, and an MSt English (650-1550) student at the University of Oxford.

Currently, she is the Editor-at-Large for Malaysia at Asymptote Journal, Poetry Editor at Chestnut Review, a copy editor at Strange Horizons, and a volunteer reader at Ploughshares.

For excerpts of her work, find them here.

Contact

You can find her on Twitter at @KwanAnnTan or on Instagram at kwanann.tan.

Alternatively, you can contact her via email at [email protected]

P U B L I C A T I O N S

2020
Sine Theta Magazine / 'Dirge of the Hungry Ghosts'
Cherwell / Dramatics in Isolation: The Nightly Met Opera Streams Reviewed
perhappened mag / 'august blues in the key of Day6'

2019
Corvid Queen / The Singer & the Storyteller
Crab Fat Magazine / "孤掌难鸣" and "the ballad of the drowned"
The Oakland Arts Review / Chinese Cigarettes
Ghost City Press / Lunar Maria
The Mays Anthology (Volume 27) / "Muar, 1941"
Dark Helix Press / Scenes from the Night Market Across the Sea
diasporan-ism / Identity / Imbalance / Immolation

2018
"Masques", an anthology by Medusa's Laugh Press / "Conductor's Notes on Longing & Loneliness in B Minor"
L'Ephemere Review; Beyond the Shallows: An Anthology of Writing / "The Weight of Lost Things"
Porridge Magazine / "creation song"
The Cerurove / "& all this rain" and "a hagiography"
Herbert Society Journal / "Transference of Power"
The First Line / "The Last Lonely Song"
The Poetry Annals; The Anatomy of Desire / "this is how we talk about desire"

2017
Half Mystic / “Entropy”

2016
Hypertrophic Literary / “Maybe, Here”
L’Ephemere Review / “A Dying Orchid” (Nominated for Best of the Net 2017)