ko ko thett

details from Lee Jinju (2010), A way to Remember [with kind permission from the artist] 

about me 

ko ko thett is a poet by choice and Burmese by chance.He started publishing samizdat poems at Yangon Institute of Technology in the early 1990s. After a brush with the authorities, he left Burma in 1997, led an itinerant life and moved back to Myanmar in 2017. His poems have been translated into several languages and widely anthologised. He now lives in Norwich, UK. He writes in both Burmese and English. Click here for any query or comment on his work.