National University of Singapore
Professor of English and author of The Long Poems of Wallace Stevens: An Interpretative Study (CUP, 1985); eo-editor of Complicities: Connections and Divisions-Literatures and Cultures of the Asia-Pacific Region (Peter Lang, 2003) and Institutions in Cultures: Theory and Practice (Rodopi, 1996); Guest Editor of The European Legacy 7.6 (December 2002). “Benjamin and Bakhtin: The Possibility of Conversation.” Journal of Narrative Theory 33.1 (Winter 2003): 12-32. Author of numerous articles, including “Adorno and the Postcolonial,” New Formations 47(Summer 2002): 133-43; “Walter Benjamin's Arcades Project and the Postcolonial City,” Diacritics 40.4 (Winter 2000): 3-14.
Essays in Partial Answers
The Islands of Poetry; the Poetry of Islands
Volume 2, Number 1, January 2004
Literature and the Ideas of Space