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AFCC 2020 Call for Papers Now Open

Submit your papers under the theme of 'Voyages' today!

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Join us from 1-10 Nov 2019 at the Singapore Writers Festival!

Join us from 1-10 Nov 2019 at The Singapore Writers Festival

We are featuring distinguished speakers at 20 programmes covering topics of Industry, Translation, Youth Fringe and SWF Classroom for you!

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HABA

HABA 2020 Call for Entries

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AFCC 2019 Draws To A Close!

Thank you for making the 10th edition of afcc a huge success!

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Academy for Nov 2019

sbc Academy - november 2019 programmes

Check out our lineup of new and exciting workshops featuring Catherine Khoo, Cynthea Liu and more!

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SBC Campus

SBC Campus

SBC Campus is our school outreach programme that brings Singapore Literature closer to students.

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#BuySingLit 2019 Highlights

The #BuySingLit 2019 highlights video is up!

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THE FIRST 50 YEARS OF THE NBDCS

VIEW THE FIRST 50 YEARS OF THE NBDCS ONLINE!

 

The First 50 Years of the NBDCS

SLP 2018 COMMEMORATIVE BOOK

View the Singapore Literature Prize 2018 Commemorative Book online! 

 

Commemorative Book  SLP Highlights Video

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Training Room For Hire

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Children’s Book Boot Camp
Training by SBC Academy
Nov 16 (Sat), 9:30am – 5:30pm

Children’s Book Boot Camp

Learn the nuances of children's book writing, and the art of perfect pitch with Cynthea Liu.

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