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Issue Details: First known date: 1999... 1999 'The Extravagance of our need' : Lyrical Poetry and Community in the work of Lee Tzu Pheng
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The author suggests that Lee's canonization as a 'national' poet can be attributed to her intense self-scrutiny and her crisis of belonging, both of these being symptomatic of the national psyche of the period.

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    Singapore,
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    Southeast Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
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