Literary Arts, Talk/Workshop

Ad Astra Per Verba: Writing your First Science Fiction Story

Organised by: Singapore Book Council
  • Date:
    2 Mar 2019
  • Time:
    3:00pm
  • Duration:
    3h
  • Venue:
    Singapore Book Council Training Room
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  • Language:
    English
  • Admission:
    Purchase tickets to 2 workshops under the Open: Singapore Young Writers Lab series, and attend a third one for free. Email programmes@bookcouncil.sg with a screenshot of your 2 tickets, and indicate the third workshop (of a lower value) that you wish to attend to receive this discount.

    Purchase 10 or more tickets in a group to the workshops under this series to receive a 25% bulk discount. Email programmes@bookcouncil.sg with the names, school(s), email address and contact numbers, and the workshops that the participants are signing up for to receive this discount.

    This programme is eligible for the Tote Board Arts Grant subsidy.

Synopsis:

Turn your idea into a flash fiction story in today's hottest genre.

Science Fiction is one of today's top-selling writing categories. Join Victor Fernando R. Ocampo in this workshop and get the tools you need to turn your Sci-fi ideas into your first flash fiction in this workshop by understanding the importance of science fiction as a genre, learning about building a story structure with character building, tenses, settings and dialogue, and ways of getting your work published.

This workshop is part of Open: Singapore Young Writers Lab, organised by Singapore Book Council.


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