Danton Remoto is the Head of School, English, and Professor of Creative Writing and Literature at the University of Nottingham, Malaysia. He was educated at Ateneo de Manila University (ASEAN Scholar) and the University of the Philippines, as well as at the University of Stirling (British Council Fellow) and Rutgers University (Fulbright Fellow). He has taught at Ateneo de Manila University, headed Communications at the United Nations Development Programme, headed Research at TV5, and served as Dean of Journalism and President of The Manila Times College, which has campuses in Manila and Subic. He has published 12 books of poems, essays, and fiction, including the novel, Riverrun. His body of work is cited in The Routledge Concise History of Southeast Asian Writing in Englishand The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature.