Academy of Literary Arts & Publishing
The Academy of Literary Arts and Publishing Singapore offers quality training in skills upgrading for the publishing and literary arts sector.
The Book Council
is a non-profit, charitable organisation committed to addressing the needs of writers, publishers, storytellers, book suppliers, libraries as well as the reading & literary communities.
Reaching Out Beyond the Region: Singapore is Guest of Honour for 2015 New Delhi World Book Fair [Aug 14]
Celebrating 50 years of cordial diplomatic relations in 2015, India has invited Singapore, through the National Book Development Council of Singapore (NBDCS), to be the Guest of Honour for the upcoming New Delhi World Book Fair (NDWBF), from 14 to 22 February 2015. The Guest of Honour is one of the key highlights of the... Details
Leading academic in the field of children's literature in New Zealand, John McKenzie attended the 2014 Asian Festival of Children's Content with the goal in mind to take part in as many Country of Focus panels as possible. These are his thoughts. One of the strengths of the... Details
AFCC 2014 Roundup! [Jun 9]
The 2014 Asian Festival of Children's Content may be over, but there are a bevy of blogs, testimonials, and photographs still to be read, consumed, and enjoyed! We've trawled the interwebs to bring you some AFCC 2014 experiences and recollections from speakers, delegates, bloggers, students, volunteers, and even an Executive... Details
Writing for Newspapers, Magazines and Beyond - Transforming an idea into an opinion piece or feature [Sep 15]
This workshop will closely examine the writing of opinion pieces, mid-length feature stories, non-fiction stories and the marketing and selling of writing to newspapers, magazines and their digital counterparts. Website
If you are a self-publishing author or would like to be one, this course will enable you to learn strategies to maximise your readership and the impact of your work. Website
Catalyst: releasing new writing [Sep 20]
Catalyst will stimulate your senses and spur you to write text infused with unexpected textures to grab the imagination of your readers Website
Cooperative games for reading [Sep 20]
Learn about the benefits of cooperative games and how they can be used to promote reading. Website
Business writing skills made easy [Oct 11]
Learn guidelines to improve your writing of business documents. Website
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