AUTHORS & SPEAKERS

Simon Tay

Simon Tay

Singapore

Simon Tay is a writer and public intellectual. His novel, City of Small Blessings, won the 2010 Singapore Literature Prize. The poem ‘Singapore Night Song’ is from his 1985 selection of poems, 5, which was highly commended by the Book Council. His latest book of stories is Middle & First (2016). He is concurrently a professor teaching international law at the National University of Singapore and chairman of the Singapore Institute of International Affairs, a globally ranked think tank. 

Simon Tay is featured in the following SWF event(s):

ASEAN 50: Imagining Community

4 Nov, Sat 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
National Gallery Singapore, Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT

Asia: the Real and the Imagined

5 Nov, Sun 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Arts House, Blue Room
FESTIVAL PASS EVENT