A versatile writer and editor, Laremy Lee (李庭辉) has the uncanny knack of being one of the few among his generation in Singapore who crafts compelling stories in different genres.
His creative works run the gamut from fiction to non-fiction, and have been produced and studied in schools. Laremy’s plays, including pieces such as Radio Silence, Full Tank!, Opening Address and Hands Down, have been staged by W!ld Rice, Checkpoint Theatre and Buds Theatre Company. His poetry has been published in various literary journals – such as Ceriph and Yunost – and anthologies, such as A Luxury We Cannot Afford: An Anthology of Singapore Poetry. He has also written for both online and print publications, including The Straits Times Life!; Esquire (Singapore); Her World (Singapore); the Quarterly Literary Review, Singapore; POSKOD.SG; and irememberSG. Excerpts of his works are at www.laremy.sg.
Besides running literary workshops for schools, including creative writing workshops for the MOE Creative Arts Programme, Victoria JC Integrated Programme and National JC, Laremy has also coached playwrights and dramaturged their plays for the National University of Singapore (NUS) DramaFest. He has also taught creative writing in the School of the Arts, Singapore.
Laremy has an Honours (Distinction) degree in English Literature from NUS and is an alum of the University Scholars Programme. He was Singapore’s Writer-in-Residence at the Toji Cultural Centre in South Korea, and a Schools Correspondent with The Straits Times.