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Mar 6, 2015

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All In! Young Writers Media Festival 2015

On 28 February and 1 March 2015, over 320 participants turned up for NBDCS' All In! Young Writers Media Festival 2015!

The 2-day festival, which was held at the new [email protected] at orchardgateway, featured a total of 21 speakers, 6 moderators, 11 panel and seminar discussions, and 5 workshops. Speakers included Felix Cheong, Ray Pang, Otto Fong, Verena Tay, Catherine Carvell and Samantha De Silva. 

Student panel discussants from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Polytechnic, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, and the Philippine delegation, also arrived to join in the festivities. 

In addition, 4 fringe activities were held, including a poetry reading by NTU creative writing student Tysha Khan, and a book talk by self-published author Zed Yeo, who spoke about his crowdfunded book,  Unapologetically Insane Tales. Students from ACJC’s ACSian Theatre also performed a devised spatial production based on the poem Bowl by Singaporean poet Cyril Wong. 

A special thank-you to our venue sponsor [email protected], our supporting partners orchardgateway and Starbucks, as well as our event sponsors Kinokuniya, Twelve Cupcakes and Speak Good English Movement.

View more festival highlights here

See you again next year! 

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