Many great stories get lost because their creators get too caught up in the details. Their stories are full of ideas and wonderful things – which start to distract the reader. Soon, the stroll to grandma’s house becomes a confusing case of being hopelessly lost in the woods.
Find out how travel writer Shivaji Das is able to craft stories from his encounters with the locals, from Filipino women boxers to the homeless in Seoul, and the challenges of travelling across cultures.
இலக்கிய வசந்தம் Ilakkiya Vasantham (Spring of Imagination): Singapore Award-Winning Tamil Literature
Lovers of Tamil books are in for a treat, as more than 30 literary gems are featured in this special showcase at The Select Centre.
Join our new book club with a difference – using books to open up intercultural exchanges! This June, we will discuss "Me Migrant", poems originally written in Bengali by Mukul, transcreated by Singapore poet Cyril Wong based on English translations by Fariha Imran and Farouk Ahammed. Hosted by Constance Singam.
Join our new book club with a difference – using books to open up intercultural exchanges! This May, we will discuss "Get Lucky: An Anthology of Philippine and Singapore Writings", edited by Migs Bravo-Dutt, Manuelita Contreras-Cabrera, and Eric Tinsay Valles. Hosted by Constance Singam.