PROGRAMME DETAILS

Poetry Bites #8

Poetry Bites #8

Video

DATE / TIME

6 Nov, Fri 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

Rodrigo Dela Peña, Jr. (he/him) is the author of Aria and Trumpet Flourish (Math Paper Press, Singapore) as well as the chapbooks Requiem and Hymnal (Vagabond Press, Australia). His poems have been published in Rattle, Hayden's Ferry Review, Likhaan: The Journal of Contemporary Philippine Literature, QLRS ,and other journals and anthologies. He has received prizes from the Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, Kokoy F Guevara Poetry Competition, Sixfold, and British Council among others. Born in the Philippines, he has been based in Singapore since 2011.

Image Credit: Imma Lopez

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.

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