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LITERARY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

POETRY

The Arbitrary Sign. 2013. Singapore: Red Wheelbarrow Books.

    

I Didn’t Know Mani was a Conceptualist. 2014. Singapore:

Math Paper Press.

    

Sanctus Sanctus Dirgha Sanctus. 2014. Singapore:

Red Wheelbarrow Books.

The Wrong/Wrung Side of Love. 2015. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Phat Planet Cometh. 2015. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Thirty-Seven Reasons Red Is Rad. 2016. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Mirror Image Mirage. 2016. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Reading to Ted Hesburgh. 2017. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Apophenia. 2017. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle

Line Press.

FICTION

Singular Acts of Endearment: A Novel. 2014. USA: Grey

Sparrow Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

NON-FICTION

Top Ten TCS Stars. 1995. Singapore: Caldecott Publishing.

The Good Day I Died: The Near-Death Experience of a Harvard Divinity Student [A Quasi-Memoir]. 2019. Singapore: Penguin Random House South-east Asia.

HYBRID WORK

Babel Via Negativa. 2015. Singapore: Ethos Books & Squircle Line Press.

 

FOODPORN cum Maundy Thursday. 2016. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Jia Lat Lah: An Antiplay. 2017. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Hermitage of Dreamers: Lyric Essays. 2018. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

The World According to Ms Erasure: Exercises in Zen Lyric. 2018. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

PHOTOBOOK

 

Ruminations of a Good Book. 2003. Photos. Yasin Razak. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

 

AUDIOBOOK / CD

 

How to Read a Poem. 2003. Exec Prod. Jurgen Frenz and

Desmond Kon. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

An Impression of the Pipa. 2003. Exec Prod. Jurgen Frenz, Desmond Kon and Samuel Wong Shengmiao. Singapore:

Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

 

One for the Love of God. 2004. Exec Prod. Vanessa Fernandez

and Terry Lee. Eds. Desmond Kon and Germaine Lim. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing and Ngee Ann Polytechnic. 

CHAPBOOK

This Is Visual Poetry. 2010. USA: Naissance.

Dear Physical Environment. 2010. USA: Naissance.

To Whose Mandolin It May Concern. 2010. USA: Naissance.

In Memoriam to a Marionette: Caudate Sonnet of the Year Ad Interim. 2011. UK: Silkworms Ink.

Let Dinggedicht Speak. 2011. UK: Silkworms Ink.

Changeling in the Boustrophedon’s Outfield. 2011. USA:

White Knuckle Press. 

Between Pineapple and Parsley. 2011. UK: Ronin Press.

500 Favourite Words. 2012. USA: Naissance.

When Dada Rewrote Koans. 2012. USA: Corollary Press.

 

EDITORIAL

 

Doing A Little Good. 2002. Ed. Desmond Kon. Singapore:

Riding for the Disabled Association.

 

Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover aka Dead People, Flying Fishes And The Ones Who Missed The Boat. 2003. Eds. Kelvin Bik and Desmond Kon. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

 

Impressions of a Pipa Player: Profiles of the World’s Most Premier. 2003. Samuel Wong Shengmiao. Ed. Desmond Kon. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

 

For the Love of God. 2004. Eds. Maryam Abdullah, Ivan Ke, Jason Koh, Desmond Kon, Andrea Lau, Noelle Perera, Lisa Tan, Valerie Wee and Clair Yeo. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing.

 

I’m A Volunteer Too: Forty Heartwarming Singaporean Stories. 2004. Eds. Maryam Abdullah, Desmond Kon and Clair Marie Yeo. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing & National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre.

 

The One Word: Hope For Cambodia’s Challenges Today. 2004. Rachel Fang, Amanda Koh and Kimberly Mah. Ed. Desmond Kon. Photos. Alan Lee. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

 

Eye/Feel/Write For You: Broadside Series. 2014. Ed. Desmond Kon. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Eye/Feel/Write: Experiments in Ekphrasis. 2015. Ed. Desmond Kon. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Ars Moriendi: Writings on the Art of Dying. 2015. Ed. Desmond Kon. Singapore: Lien Foundation & Squircle Line Press.

 

Asingbol: An Archaeology of the Singaporean Poetic Form. 2017. Ed. Desmond Kon. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Eye/Feel/Write: Building Architectonics. 2017. Ed. Desmond Kon. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

Anima Methodi: The Poetics of Mirroring. 2018. Eds. Desmond Kon and Eric Tinsay Valles. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

 

SingPoWriMo 2018: The Anthology. 2018. Eds. Stephanie Chan, Desmond Kon, Ng Yi-Sheng and Rodrigo Dela Peña Jr. Singapore: Math Paper Press.

Seven Hundred Lines: A Crown of Found//Fount Sonnets. 2019. Ed. Desmond Kon. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.