Buy SingLit Festival

Date & Time

25 - 26 Feb, 10am - 7pm


Gillman Barracks, Block 7
9 Lock Rd, S(108937)




Find the latest SingLit titles at this book fair at Gillman Barracks on Feb 25 and 26. Organised by independent retailer BooksActually, it celebrates established and independent literary content makers working in all four official languages.

Participating publishers include Crimson Earth, Lingzi Media and Math Paper Press, and there will also be a table for self-published titles. The book fair includes programmed talks by key players in the local literary scene, providing a cohesive and accurate picture of Singaporean publishing and literature.

25th Feb, Saturday

2pm to 3pm
SingLit vs International Lit

Panelist: Denise Tan (Closetful of Books), Leslie Lim (Marshall Cavendish), Felicia Low (Books Kinokuniya)
Moderator: Ian Chung

3pm to 4pm
Ethos Books: This Is How You Walk On The Moon (reading / performance)

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Performance Poetry + Music by Pooja Nansi x Cyril Wong

26th Feb, Sunday

2pm to 3pm
The Future of SingLit

Panelist: May Tan (NAC), Fong Hoe Fang (Ethos Books), Joshua Ip (Singlit Station)
Moderator: Pooja Nansi

4pm to 5pm
SingLit From The Writers Perspective

Panelist: Nuraliah Norasid, Balli Kaur Jaswal, Daren Shiau, and O Thiam Chin
Moderator: Pooja Nansi

Organised By


About the Organiser

BooksActually is an independent bookstore specialising in literature, including obscure and critical works. Its Tiong Bahru shop is also popular with customers seeking literary trinkets and other lovely tchotchkes. BooksActually publishes and distributes books under the imprint Math Paper Press, and produces hand-stitched notebooks and other stationery under Birds & Co.