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SWF Book Club: Amanda Lee Koe

SWF Book Club: Amanda Lee Koe

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DATE / TIME

2 Nov, Sat 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
60mins

VENUE

The Arts House, Tribe
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Free Event

LANGUAGE

This session is in English

DESCRIPTION

We ask some of our festival writers to talk about the books that changed the way they thought about language. In this session, Amanda Lee Koe talks about French symbolist enfant terrible Arthur Rimbaud's poetry collection A Season In Hell, "punk poet laureate" Patti Smith's memoir Just Kids, and singer-songwriter St Vincent's debut album Marry Me.

FEATURING

Amanda Lee Koe

Singapore - US

Amanda Lee Koe (Singapore-New York)’s first short story collection, Ministry of Moral Panic (Epigram), won the Singapore Literature Prize. Her debut novel, Delayed Rays of A Star (Bloomsbury) was named a most anticipated novel by ELLE, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Thrillist, and was a Straits Times #1 bestseller.

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