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Dr Tammy Ho Lai-ming 何麗明

Editor, poet, academic

Tammy Ho Lai-Ming 何麗明 is a founding co-editor of the Hong Kong-based international publication Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, an editor of the academic journals Hong Kong Studies and Victorian Network, and the English Editor of Voice & Verse Poetry Magazine (聲韻詩刊). Her first poetry collection is Hula Hooping, for which she won the Young Artist Award in Literary Arts presented by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. She is an Associate Professor at Hong Kong Baptist University, where she teaches fiction, poetics, and modern drama. She also serves as the Vice President of PEN Hong Kong and a Junior Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of the Humanities. Her second poetry collection Too Too Too Too and her first collection of short stories Her Name Upon the Strand are forthcoming. She also has two single-authored academic books to be published by Palgrave and Springer. Her website is