AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Amanda Chong

Amanda Chong

Singapore

Amanda Chong is a lawyer trained at Cambridge and Harvard, who writes poems during lunch breaks. Her first collection, Professions, was published in 2016. A winner of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award, her poetry has been engraved on the Marina Bay Helix Bridge and included in the Cambridge International GCSE syllabus. Her creative writing has appeared in Monocle, The Straits Times and Quarterly Literary Review Singapore. 

Photo credit: Ejun Low

Amanda Chong is featured in the following SWF event(s):

Times of Our Lives

3 Nov, Fri 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
The Arts House, POP Stage
FREE EVENT

A Brighter Tomorrow?: Aram and What the Youth Want

5 Nov, Sun 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
The Arts House, Blue Room
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT

Eye/Feel/Write: Building Architectonics II

11 Nov, Sat 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
National Gallery Singapore, Level 1, National Gallery Supreme Court Foyer
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT