PROGRAMME DETAILS

Poetry Bites #5

Poetry Bites #5

Video

DATE / TIME

3 Nov, Tue 9:00 PM - 9:10 PM
10mins

VENUE

SISTIC Live

Festival Pass Event

S$20

LANGUAGE

This session is in English

MODERATED BY

Marc Nair

DESCRIPTION

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.

FEATURING

Joshua Ip

Singapore

Joshua Ip is a poet, editor, and literary organiser. He has published four poetry collections and edited nine anthologies. More recently, he has been working on a series of formal translations of Chinese poetry by Pan Shou and French poetry by Pierre Vinclair. He has won the Singapore Literature Prize, Golden Point Award, and received the Young Artist Award from the National Arts Council (Singapore) in 2017. He co-founded Sing Lit Station, an over-active literary charity that runs community initiatives including SingPoWriMo, Manuscript Bootcamp, and poetry.sg. Find out more at www.joshuaip.com

Joshua Ip is featured in the following SWF event(s):
Marc Nair

Singapore

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):

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