Baratham, Gopal

About Gopal Baratham

Biography (National Library Board Singapore)

Sim, Wai-chew. "Gopal Baratham." Southeast Asian Writers, Smyth (ed.), 2009



Hutt, David. "Orwell of the Orient." New Mandala, 9 Dec. 2017



Pirbhai, Mariam. Mythologies of Migration, Vocabularies of Indenture: Novels of the South Asian Diaspora in Africa, the Caribbean, and Asia-Pacific, 2009

Prusse, Michael C. "Towards a Cosmopolitan Readership: New Literatures in English in the Classroom." Transcultural English Studies: Theories, Fictions, Realities, Schulze-Engler and Helff (eds.), 2009

Jernigan, Daniel. "Digitally Augmented Reality Characters in Live Theatre Performance Arts and Digital Media." International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media, vol. 5, no. 1, 2009

Holden, Philip. "Writing Conspiracy." Journal of Postcolonial Writing, vol. 42, no. 1, 2006

Leong, Liew Geok. "Dissenting Voices: Political Engagements in the Singaporean Novel in English." World Literature Today, vol. 74, no. 2, 2000

Ban, Kah Choon. Of Memory and Desire: The Stories of Gopal Baratham, 2000

Nur, Nina Zuhra. "Crossing Cultural Boundaries at Home and Abroad: A Comparative Study of the Short Stories of Anwar Ridhwan and Gopal Baratham." Nationalism vs. Internationalism: (Inter)National Dimensions of Literatures in English, Zach and Goodwin (eds.), 1996

Joned, Salleh Ben. "The Gospel According to Gopal: Gopal Baratham's Sayang and A Candle or the Sun." Skoob Pacifica Anthology No. 2, Loh and Ong (eds.), 1994




Moonrise, Sunset (1996)

Sayang (1991)

A Candle or the Sun (1991)


Short Story Collections

Collected Short Stories (2014)

The City of Forgetting: The Collected Stories of Gopal Baratham (2001)

Memories That Glow in the Dark (1995)

Love Letter and Other Stories (1988)

People Make You Cry and Other Stories (1988)

Figments of Experience (1981)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

The Caning of Micheal Fay (1994)