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Asian Festival Of Children's Content 2018

Highlights: Asian Festival Of Children's Content 2018
The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) aims to celebrate and promote the creation and appreciation of children’s books and content, with a focus on Asian themes.  

In 2018, the three day festival featured Singapore as the country of focus. Watch the highlights from this video here!

Workshops

The Art of the Eye: Haiku and Photo-Haiga

The Art of the Eye: Haiku and Photo-Haiga
This workshop is for those who wish to explore haiku writing (one breath poetry) and smart phone photography. Haiku writing is a kind of snapshot in words, whereas traditional haiga is the art of painting that incorporates a haiku poem.

This workshop is conducted by noted poet and educator Chris Mooney Singh.

Register here!
Date: 4 May, Saturday
Time: 9am – 1pm
Venue: Training Room,
Singapore Book Council
Address: 90 Goodman Road, Blk E #03-32, Goodman Arts Centre
Tickets: $80

Young Author Scheme

You are never too young to write a book. Children get to learn to write their very own 3,000-word storybooks and improve descriptive and vocabulary skills.

This workshop is conducted by highly experienced author, educator, editor and publisher Catherine Khoo.

Register here!

Introduction To Literary Translation

The course will cover questions related to the process of literary translation, in three main parts: The Making of a Literary Translation, Translating Difficulties and The Making of the Translator.

This workshop is conducted by well-established poet, writer, and translator Shelly Bryant.

Register here!
Date: 15 June, Saturday
Time: 9.30am – 12.00pm
Venue: Training Room,
Singapore Book Council
Address: 90 Goodman Road, Blk E #03-32, Goodman Arts Centre
Tickets: $60
 

Building Our Imagine-nation. 

 
Singapore Book Council (SBC) is a charity founded in 1968. Our mission is to Build Our Imagine-nation by developing creativity, imagination and original thought through writing, reading, illustration and storytelling. We organise literary arts festivals, training workshops and give out awards to recognise excellence in the field.

 

Because It All Starts With A Story.

 
All donations collected will go towards supporting the Book Council's programmes & activities. A 250% tax deduction is applicable on qualifying donations. Cash donations will be eligible for dollar-for-dollar matching from the Cultural Matching Fund (CMF), which means your donation doubles in value.
 
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