Featuring: Candace Chong, Chong Tze Chien, Jean Tay
Venue: Exhibition Gallery 2, Basement, National Museum of Singapore (Capacity: 100)
Moderator: Tan Kheng Hua
Discover the transformative power of theatre. Three playwrights talk about the arduous yet rewarding creative process of taking their ideas from script to stage. How does it feel to let it all go, and leave one’s text in the hands of directors and actors?
Venue: The Salon, National Museum of Singapore (Capacity: 100)
Moderator: William Yeoman
Join our acclaimed poets who have been involved in literary festivals as both organizers and invited, featured writers. They share their experiences, their poetry and talk about why festivals play an important role in the life of a community.
Venue: Glass Hall, Singapore Art Museum (Capacity: 120)
Moderator: Arun Mahizhnan
In this day and age, can writing bring the truth to light and give hope to the oppressed? Activist writers Marina Mahathir and Seno Gumira talk about the power of the written word in a discussion that is expected to be as provocative as the topic itself.