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  • [Curious Reads] The Dictator’s Eyebrow by Cyril Wong

    Thoughts 21 Oct 2017 Curiosity level: Devoured the book in less than an hour. Have you ever wondered what it's like inside the mind of a dictator? Cyril Wong composes a very charming and satirical diary ...
  • [Curious Reads] Heaven Has Eyes by Philip Holden

    Thoughts 12 Oct 2017 Curiosity level: Eye-opening albeit eye-closing for some stories. "Her face slowly becoming invisible, written over with layer upon layer of words ..."
  • Sing Lit Body Slam

    Theatre, Literary Arts 6, 7 Oct 2017 Line breaks and low blows, lyric verse and leotards...
    What could pro-wrestling and poetry have in common? More than you think.
    Aliwal Arts Centre, Multi-purpose HallAliwal Arts Centre, Multi-purpose Hall
  • Open Call for P L A C E S: Travel Writing X Mixed Media Illustration Mentorship

    Literary Arts, Open Call 1 Oct - 10 Dec 2017 Does your wanderlust often take you across oceans and into unfamiliar yet exciting territories? Tell us...
    Tampines Regional LibraryTampines Regional Library
  • [Curious Reads] A Book of Changes by Daryl Lim Wei Jie

    Thoughts 25 Sep 2017 Curiosity level: Nostalgic with a tinge of elegance, and brutish sadness
    (Caution: Not to be read when you're hungry!) A greedy Singaporean has a huge appetite - and it's not just for food ...
  • Tour La Kopi + Coffee Art Workshop

    Literary Arts 24 Sep 2017 To celebrate the successful TOUR LA KOPI series, we are finally doing a Coffee Art Workshop with Alvin Mark Studio, the artist behind the coffee sketchbook...
    The Assembly Ground (2 Handy Road, The Cathay #01-21)The Assembly Ground (2 Handy Road, The Cathay #01-21)
  • [Curious Reads] Tales from a Tiny Room by Wayne Rée

    Thoughts 19 Sep 2017 Curiosity level: By the time you're done, you'll be thinking, what tiny room?! Why should I recommend it? It is a collection of diverse and unexpected stories...
  • Tour La Kopi - Kinokuniya Singapore

    Literary Arts 16 Sep 2017 We've brought La Kopi to cafes around Singapore. Now we're bringing it to a bookstore we love! Join us at Kinokuniya Singapore as artist Alvin Mark Tan...
    Neo Kinokuniya Singapore Main Store (Level 4, Ngee Ann City)Neo Kinokuniya Singapore Main Store (Level 4, Ngee Ann City)
  • AfterWords — How to write kick-ass flash fiction

    Literary Arts, Talk/Workshop 14 Sep 2017 What on earth can I write about? I've been writing for 5 hours but the plot is going nowhere?? How...
    Marine Parade Library, Level 2, Programme Zone. 278 Marine Parade Road, #01-02 Marine Parade Community Building, 449282Marine Parade Library, Level 2, Programme Zone. 278 Marine Parade Road, #01-02 Marine Parade Community Building, 449282
  • TranslateSingapore

    Literary Arts 9 - 30 Sep 2017 TranslateSingapore marks its third year as we transform this September into "SG Translation Month". Featuring over 30 local and international...
    The Arts HouseThe Arts House
  • A Lighter Side of History – My Kampong Radin Mas, My Life by Aziza Ali

    Talk/Workshop 2 Sep 2017 Aziza Ali is a multi-talented Singaporean culinary veteran with 39 years of experience in the food industry, and...
    National Museum of Singapore, The Salon (Level 1)National Museum of Singapore, The Salon (Level 1)
  • Yesteryears Launch @ BooksActually

    Literary Arts 1 Sep 2017 Join Sean Cham in conversation at BooksActually as he discusses what goes on behind creating his latest documentary book -...
    BooksActually, 9 Yong Siak Street, Singapore 168645BooksActually, 9 Yong Siak Street, Singapore 168645
  • [Curious Reads] Rain Tree by Mahita Vas

    Thoughts 28 Aug 2017 Curiosity level: Quietly riveting, all 418 pages of it. Young Indian girl Ani suddenly finds herself married to a brutish husband who does not love her...
  • Living With Buzzwords

    Literary Arts, Talk/Workshop 26 Aug 2017 "From Third World to First", "Cosmopolitan", and "Democracy" are some of the words that have been naturally associated with the official narrative of Singapore...
    城市书房 City Book Room, 420 North Bridge Road, #03-10, Singapore 188727城市书房 City Book Room, 420 North Bridge Road, #03-10, Singapore 188727
  • The Language of Belonging with Charmaine Leung, author of 17A Keong Saik Road

    Literary Arts 19 Aug 2017 17A Keong Saik Road recounts Charmaine Leung's growing-up years on Keong Saik Road in the 1970s...
    Kinokuniya Ngee Ann City, 391 Orchard Road, Takashimaya Shopping Centre Ngee Ann City, #04-20, Singapore 238872Kinokuniya Ngee Ann City, 391 Orchard Road, Takashimaya Shopping Centre Ngee Ann City, #04-20, Singapore 238872
  • Reprint Launch with Cyril Wong

    Literary Arts, Talk/Workshop 18 Aug 2017 Everyone knows Cyril Wong – the confessional poet, the award-winning author, the mentor to young writers & poets in the Singapore Literature scene. But what do we know about Cyril Wong...
    BooksActually, 9 Yong Siak Street, Singapore 168645BooksActually, 9 Yong Siak Street, Singapore 168645