Programming Track: SingLit In Person

SingLit Chinese Writers – A New Generation

Young writers discuss the challenges of creating Chinese literary works in contemporary Singapore. *This programme will be in Chinese.

24 Feb, 12pm - 9pm 25 - 26 Feb, 12pm - 7pm

City Book Room 420 North Bridge Road #03-10, North Bridge Centre, S(188727)

Mad About Dinosaurs

The authors of the Fossil Finders and Ryan & Rex book series talk about fossils and dinosaurs, with a show-and-tell involving real fossils.

25 Feb, 11am – 12.30pm

Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum 2 Conservatory Dr, National University of Singapore, S(117377)

Nek Selampit Junior Storytelling Workshop

A Malay-language storytelling workshop led by storyteller Nek Selampit. *This programme will be in Malay.

25 Feb, 2pm - 4.30pm

Changi-Simei Room, Tampines Regional Library 31 Tampines Ave 7, S(529620)

If I Were My Great-Grandmother/father

In this storytelling-cum-workshop based on 'The House On Palmer Road', a chapter book, children aged 7 to 12 discover how depicting the past calls for research, imagination and a little time travel.

25 Feb, 2.30pm - 3.30pm

Forum the Shopping Mall 583 Orchard Rd, S(238884)

Afternoon Tea with Catherine Lim

Informal conversations on writing with literary pioneer Catherine Lim, over afternoon tea at the Singapore Cricket Club.

25 Feb, 3pm - 5pm

Victoria Room, Singapore Cricket Club Connaught Dr, S(179681)

The Male/Female Divide in Tamil Literature

A discussion on the male/female divide in Tamil literature. *This programme will be in Tamil.

25 Feb, 5.30pm-7pm

Indian Heritage Centre 5 Campbell Ln, S(209924)

Adil’s Alive @ MPH!

A storytelling and book-signing session with actress and writer Rilla Melati Bahri. *This programme will be in Malay.

26 Feb 1pm - 2pm

MPH Raffles City, 252 North Bridge Road, #B1-21 Raffles City Shopping Centre, Raffles City, S(179103)

Revealing the Fib

Writer Radhika Dhawan Puri shares how mathematics and Singapore's history inspired her young adult novel The Fibonacci Revelation.

26 Feb, 2pm - 3.30pm

Fullerton Hotel, Heritage Gallery 1 Fullerton Square, S(049178)

Twilight Tales

Meet Singapore Literature Prize-winning poet Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé at a cosy literary gathering, part of the ongoing Twilight Tales series that promotes Singaporean authors and their works.

25 Feb, 5pm-6:30pm

That Spare Room @ The Fabulous Baker Boy 70 River Valley Rd, S(179037)