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Stella Kon

Singaporean playwright


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Stella Kon is a Singaporean playwright. She is best known for her play, Emily of Emerald Hill, which has been staged internationally. She is a recipient of the S.E.A. Write Award.Biography Kon was born in Edinburgh in 1944. She grew up in a mansion on Emerald Hill. Kon's mother, Kheng Lim , was an actress who inspired her daughter's love of theatre. Kon's father, Lim Kok Ann, got Kon interested in science and literature. Kon was also related to Lim Boon Keng and Tan Tock Seng who were her maternal great-grandfather and paternal great-great grandfather respectively. Kon attended Raffles Girls' School and then went on to the University of Singapore, where she earned a degree in philosophy.

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National University of Singapore

Autonomous research university in Singapore

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