Claire Tham (1967-)

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Wicks, Peter. 2007. "Claire Tham (1967-)." The Literary Encyclopedia. 1 Sept.
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Claire Tham (1967-)

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AuthorWicks, Peter
Journal TitleThe Literary Encyclopedia
Journal Citation1 Sept
Number of Pages5
Year2007
Place of PublicationLondon, United Kingdom
Web Address (URL)http://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=11820
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As an author, Claire Tham has this far been less concerned to observe the canons of English literature and more concerned to explore its creative possibilities and its adaptability. She also articulates a significant viewpoint about national and personal identity, about cultural tensions in a dynamic urban centre in transition, and about the.flip-side of Singapore’s prodigious prosperity.

KeywordsClaire Tham, Singaporean literature, Singapore, identity
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020470202. Asian cultural studies
470529. South-East Asian literature (excl. Indonesian)
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