#BuySingLit 2019
#BuySingLit boasted over 45,000 participants this year - the biggest turnout to date! Thank you for making this year's edition a big success! Be sure to check out our highlights video and view the pictures from the first and second week.

Look out for #BuySingLit 2020 call for proposals. Watch this space!
SBC Academy Workshops
Introduction to Storytelling I & II
25 May (Workshop 1) | 9:30am – 5:45pm 
1 June (Workshop 2) | 9:30am – 5:45pm 
SBC Training Room | $388 each (Bundle price: $588)

If you are interested in storytelling, but don’t know where to start, these workshops are for you. In two 7-hour modules of hands-on training, you will gain a firm grounding in storytelling skills. You will leave with one ready to tell story and the tools and confidence to learn and tell more stories.

This workshop is conducted by well-established storyteller Sheila Wee.
Storytelling Tips from Sheila
What are the elements to good storytelling? Storyteller Sheila Wee explains how good storytelling can change the way people look at stories. 
Young Authors Scheme
10 June - 14 June | 9:30am – 12:30pm
SBC Training Room | $800 (Early bird: $640)

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.

For more information, click here.
Introduction to Literary Translation
15 June | 9:30am – 12:00pm
SBC Training Room | $60

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.

For more information, click here.
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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Singapore 439053

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