Born in Malacca and educated at St Andrew’s University, Cécile Parrish taught at the University of Malaya and Monash University before a fatal motor accident six months into her Monash appointment. The posthumous Poems (1966) was published by her mother in Singapore, followed by children’s picture-book Charles Kitten and the Story of Beaufort the Supreme Champion (1989).

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