Elaine Chiew

Elaine Chiew is a writer and visual arts researcher. She is the author of the short story collection The Heartsick Diaspora (Penguin SEA 2019 & Myriad Editions UK 2020) and the compiler/editor of Cooked Up: Food Fiction From Around the World (New Internationalist, 2015). Twice winner of the Bridport Short Story Competition in the UK, she has had numerous stories published in Singapore, US and UK anthologies, most recently with BBC Radio Four and in A View of Stars (Marshall Cavendish, 2020), and shortlisted most recently for The Manchester Short Story Prize. Her articles on arts and culture have appeared in ArtReview Asia, Ocula and ArtsEquator.


Nina Mingya-Powles: Small Bodies of Water

July 17th 2021: 12pm UTC on @booksbualbual (Instagram) Join Elaine Chiew and Nina Mingya-Powles...