Ovidia Yu

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Ovidia Yu is a Singapore based novelist and award winning short story writer and playwright with over thirty plays staged by theatres in Singapore as well as Malaysia, Australia, Hong Kong, Edinburgh and San Francisco.(Despite this, when she is recognised in Singapore it is usually because of her stint as a regular celebrity guest on Singapore’s version of the Pyramid Game show). Ovidia has received the NAC Young Artist Award, the Singapore Youth Award, the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) Singapore Foundation Award and attended the University of Iowa’s International Writing Programme (1990/1991) on a Fulbright Scholarship. AUNTY LEE’S DELIGHTS, to be published by William Morrow in September 2013, features the food so dear to the Singaporean soul while Aunty Lee herself…