Calendar: Upcoming Events

The Book Council organises festivals, workshops and events related to writing, publishing, storytelling, reading and many more. To stay updated, join us on our various platforms. ALAP, our training arm, has a comprehensive website for the workshops.

The calendar also lists local literary events that are not organised by us. Know of an event that should be listed here? Let us know!

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Training by ALAP

18 August 2017

Fri
2:00pm – 5:00pm

ALAP-IPA IP Knowledge Series: Copyright & e-Publications

Join us for this workshop if you wish to acquire a deeper understanding of issues relating to copyright ownership, infringement, defences and enforcement in the digital world.

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Training by ALAP

19 August 2017

Sat
9:30am – 5:30pm

Read me a story: Crafting reading aloud skills

Pull the words off the page and bring them to life! Learn the elements that make up great reading aloud sessions.

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Training by ALAP

2 September 2017

Sat
9:30am – 5:30pm

Speed Read & Remember More

Double your reading speed and experience memory improvements within a day.

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Training by ALAP

23 September 2017

Sat
9:30am – 12:30pm

Improvising stories - before creation comes imagination!

Learn to improvise stories using your life experiences and memories, playing games and telling the stories orally

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Training by ALAP

7 October 2017

Sat
9:30am – 12:30pm

iPad and Android tablet users can learn to use a free app named TinyTap to create an ePix book which they can view and use online or print into a professional looking book.

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Training by ALAP

25 October – 26 October 2017

Wed
9:30am – 5:30pm

Learn key aspects of copyright and licensing in the publishing world including the role of copyright as the framework for rights trading and the importance of the author-publisher contract.

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