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  1. FILE PHOTO: A visitor places a flower next to the name of a former concentration camp as he visits

    Songs give new life to Holocaust victims' poetry

    A Holocaust memorial project in Israel is turning poetry written by Jews during the Nazi genocide into songs, hoping the new music will amplify ...
  2. Vietnam seeks to preserve singing art form | Video
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    Vietnam seeks to preserve singing art form | Video

    In Vietnam, Ca Tru is a sophisticated art form that combines poetry and music. Ca Tru singing is on UNESCO's list of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
  3. New Bedok library 2

    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 ...
  4. Singapore migrant workers (play)

    After poems, Singapore’s migrant workers try their hand at doing a play

    At this year’s edition of the Migrant Worker Poetry Competition, a handful of migrant workers from the Philippines, Indonesia and Bangladesh have ...
  5. Pooja Nansi

    ‘Angry Indian poet? I’ll take it’: Singaporean writer Pooja Nansi speaks up

    Singapore’s first Youth Poet Ambassador opens up about what it’s like to be a minority and a woman in the local literary scene, why poetry is like ...
  6. Lang Leav book tour

    From refugee to poetry: Meet Lang Leav, literature’s online sensation

    The Australian writer has 1.2 million online followers and four bestsellers, and she will be in Singapore on a three-day book tour.