AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Charmaine Leung

Charmaine Leung

Singapore

Charmaine Leung is a Singaporean writer who has lived in Hong Kong for 15 years. Her writing focuses on human relationships, and the dynamics of changing social relations. 17A Keong Saik Road, a creative non-fiction book, is Charmaine’s first published book. The book was shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize 2018, and has been featured extensively by both the English and Chinese media since its launch in May 2017. Charmaine also anchored Mediacorp’s Tuesday Report documentary on Chinatown and Keong Saik, and was a panelist on ‘Women In Singapore’s History’ at the SWF 2017.

Photo credit: Eddie Tang

Charmaine Leung is featured in the following SWF event(s):

Writing Home: Women's Narratives About Place

2 Nov, Sat 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Asian Civilisations Museum, Ngee Ann Auditorium
Festival Pass Event

Literature and the Pioneering Women

10 Nov, Sun 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Arts House, Play Den
Festival Pass Event