Jeremy Tiang

Jeremy Tiang


Jeremy Tiang is a playwright, novelist and translator. His translations include novels by Yan Geling, Li Er, Yeng Pway Ngon, Chan Ho-Kei, and Yan Ge, as well as two plays by Chen Si’an, Ocean Hotpot and Underpass. His plays include Salesman之死, A Dream of Red Pavilions, and The Last Days of Limehouse. His novel State of Emergency won the Singapore Literature Prize in 2018, and his short story collection, It Never Rains on National Day, was shortlisted in 2016. He is the managing editor of Pathlight magazine and a member of the literary translation collective Cedilla & Co.

Buy Jeremy Tiang’s latest novel, State of Emergency, on Amazon.

Events with Jeremy Tiang

[CANCELED] Whose Truths? Translation as a Collaborative Act

06 May 2020
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Downtown Art
70 East 4th Street, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10003

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