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Unveiling SG Poems - A Prelude to Poetry Festival 2017 - Seminar & Forum

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Unveiling SG Poems - A Prelude to Poetry Festival 2017 - Seminar & Forum
part of the Prelude to Poetry Festival 2017


Saturday, 20 May 2017
11am to 1pm
Blue Room, The Arts House
Free event.


SEMINAR: sgPoems 2015/16 Anthology

This seminar discusses the Singapore poetry landscape based on the first publication by the Poetry Festival (Singapore).

The anthology showcases poems by finalists in Poetry Festival’s competition over the last two years as well as featured poets during the festival in 2015.

The event unveils with a discussion on the anthology by Hazirah Mohamed, Gwee Li Sui and Subramaniam Kannappan.

Buy the anthology book via http://www.poetryfestival.sg/our-books


FORUM: Our Poetry: Giving Meaning to Poetics & Politics

With panelists Gwee Li Sui, Annaliza Bakri, Ramchander and Zhou Hao, the forum aims to unravel the role of poetry in today’s social and cultural imagination, where poetics and politics have been encapsulated, blended or even relegated. It will be moderated by Dr Azhar Ibrahim.

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Sat May 20, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM SGT
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Blue Room, The Arts House
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1 Old Parliament Lane Singapore
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Poetry Festival Singapore
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