LITERATURE

LITERATURE

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    Ep 6: SingLit

    From folktale storyteller Jumaini Ariff to graphic novelist and comic creator Cheah SinAnn, find out how Singapore literature helps preserve our ...
  2. Margaret Atwood poses with Bernardine Evaristo with their Booker Prize for Fiction 2019 at the Guil

    Rule-breaking Booker judges honour Atwood, Evaristo with rare double prize

    Margaret Atwood's "The Testaments" and Bernardine Evaristo's "Girl, Woman, Other" jointly won the Booker Prize on Monday in a surprise double ...
  3. Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian novelist and playwright Peter Handke

    Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win Literature Nobels

    Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk on Thursday (Oct 10) won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature, which was delayed over a sexual harassment scandal, ...
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    Commentary: Why stories matter for children’s learning

    Kids learn how to behave, think and act through the characters they meet in stories, says one language professor.
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    Commentary: Of course we don’t read poetry. We’re Singaporean

    Where a National Arts Council survey found that Singaporeans read only a book a year, Singapore’s youth poet ambassador argues that literature has ...
  6. jingapore by jing quek

    Commentary: Outrage over Jingapore exposes an unimaginative and rigid Singapore

    How many children's imaginations have we constrained with our rigid focus on black and white, asks Channel NewsAsia's Bharati Jagdish.
  7. Singapore Writers Festival (Ken Liu, Tony Parsons)

    Singapore Writers Festival 2017: Fantasy writer Ken Liu, ‘men lit’ author Tony Parsons among headliners

    The festival will also be bringing international authors directly to various schools for the first time.