Poetry Bites #10
DATE / TIME
8 Nov, Sun
9:00 PM - 9:10 PM
Festival Pass Event
This session is in English
Produced by Marc Nair.
Get your daily fix of poetry during the Singapore Writers Festival! 10 poets will read poems that respond to the festival’s theme, Intimacy, and have a brief conversation on the poem's themes and issues with host Marc Nair.
Each video is pre-recorded, and will be available on video-on-demand replay.
Yong Shu Hoong
Yong Shu Hoong has authored six poetry collections. Frottage (2005) and The Viewing Party (2013) both won the Singapore Literature Prize (SLP), while his latest collection, Right of the Soil (2018), was shortlisted for SLP 2020. He is one of the four co-authors of The Adopted: Stories from Angkor (2015) and Lost Bodies: Poems Between Portugal and Home (2016).
Marc Nair is a poet who works at the intersection of art forms. He is currently pursuing projects that involve photography, movement, and creative non-fiction. His work revolves around the ironies and idiosyncrasies of everyday life. He has published 10 collections of poetry.Marc Nair is featured in the following SWF event(s):