PROGRAMME DETAILS

Poetry Bites #9

Poetry Bites #9

Video

DATE / TIME

7 Nov, Sat 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

Jennifer Anne Champion

Singapore – Germany

Jennifer Anne Champion is the author of poetry collections – Caterwaul (Math Paper Press, 2016) and A History of Clocks (Redwheelbarrow Books, 2015). Her articles and essays have also been published nationally and abroad. She is a co-founder of the national poetry archive poetry.sg and recently stepped down as its Multimedia Editor. She is still producing work for poetry.sg's Chinese and Malay language arms. Jennifer was also a co-organiser of dink, Singapore's longest running open-mic. Jennifer continues to perform and teach poetry, specialising in literary education for young adults.

Photo Credit:  Thomas Wortmann

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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