William L. Gibson is an author, researcher, and sound artist based in Southeast Asia.
His recent publications have appeared in Signal to Noise, PopMatters.com, The Mekong Review, Archipel, History and Anthropology, the Bulletin de l’École française d’Extrême-Orient, and BiblioAsia, among others.
William’s biography of Alfred Raquez is forthcoming from Routledge in May 2021. In the Land of Pagodas and Laotian Pages, translations with Paul Bruthiaux of Raquez’s travels through China and Laos at the turn of the century, are published by NIAS Press.
William’s trilogy of hard-boiled crime novels set in 1890s Singapore is published by Monsoon Books.