PROGRAMME DETAILS

Genggam Bara Api: Menyimpul Tekad Menghabiskan Karya

Genggam Bara Api: Menyimpul Tekad Menghabiskan Karya

Conversations

DATE / TIME

2 Nov, Sat 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
60mins

VENUE

The Arts House, Screening Room
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Festival Pass Event

S$25

LANGUAGE

Sesi ini dalam Bahasa Melayu
This session is in Malay

MODERATED BY

Farihan Bahron

DESCRIPTION

Penulisan menuntut kecekalan dan stamina yang kuat untuk menyelesaikan sebuah manuskrip. Semangat untuk menyiapkan sebuah karya menjadi sorotan panel ini. Apakah yang dilakukan oleh para penulis ini untuk menangai rasa lemah semangat, keletihan dan ketandusan idea? Apakah pula taktik-taktik yang dipratikkan oleh mereka untuk memastikan karya dapat disiapkan pada masa yang ditetapkan supaya kekal kreatif dan produktif?

In for a Penny, in for a Pound: Seeing Writing Through to the End

Writing demands great fortitude and stamina. This conversation highlights the passion and endeavour required in producing literary work. What do writers do when faced with a sense of hopelessness, exhaustion, and a lack of inspiration? What are some tactics to ensure that the creative process continues to remain alive and productive?

This session is in Malay and is co-presented with Unggun Creative. 

FEATURING

Ahmad Patria’s first book was described by a Malaysian national newspaper as the finest fantasy book to be ever written in Malay. His Kronika Nashan series has been on the bestsellers list since 2016. His other series, Saga Artakusiad, has been reprinted numerous times and is still being sold 32 years after its initial publication.

Ahmad Patria Abdullah is featured in the following SWF event(s):
Mawar Safei

Malaysia

Mawar has written a monthly column in Dewan Siswa since 2007, providing guidance to young writers in developing their short story writing skills. She inspires new writers by sharing her creative writing process in several books, including her personal short story collections and anthologies. She has consistently received literary prizes and awards since 1994.

Mawar Safei is featured in the following SWF event(s):
June Zaidi

Singapore

June Zaidi, anak sulung dua beradik berkelulusan Ijazah Sarjana Muda (Kepujian) daripada University of Bradford, United Kingdom di dalam jurusan Perniagaan Antarabangsa dan Pengurusan. Mula menulis sejak di bangku sekolah namun karya-karya yang dihasilkan hanya untuk simpanan sendiri. Novel pertama Encik Kekwat Minah Ferring berjaya diterbitkan pada tahun 2018. Novel kedua pula, terbit pada tahun 2019. Kedua novel ini telah dilancarkan di Pesta Buku Antarabangsa Kuala Lumpur.

Jun Zaidi's first novel, Encik Kekwat Minah Ferring (Mr Kekwat, Miss Ferring) was published in 2018, followed by the second, in 2019. Both novels were launched at the Kuala Lumpur International Book Festival.

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