AFCC, through its conferences and activities, provides the opportunity and platform to explore the entire spectrum of children’s content starting from content creation to distribution and to consumer consumption. With over 100 speakers and 600 delegates, AFCC is the place to meet writers, illustrators, producers, media professionals and educators from Asia and around the world.
All In! Young Writers Festival was an annual gathering for aspiring writers between the ages 12 and 25. The festival brought together a wide array of writing mentors and industry professionals in publishing, broadcasting, blogging, creative writing, screenwriting and journalism, among others, to meet, mingle and share their expertise with today's young writers.
All In! has been revamped as OPEN: Singapore Young Writers Lab, a year-round programme consisting of talks, workshops and mentorships. For more information, please click here.
The longest running storytelling festival in Asia, SISF hopes to revitalize the art of storytelling and bring it further into the mainstream. SISF hosts a range of events, from masterclasses for the professional storyteller to workshops for non-professional storytellers who bring stories into their daily lives, as well as storytelling showcases and performances that offer audiences colourful and insightful stories from around the world.
In association with the National Book Development Council and Yale-NUS, the Asia Pacific Writers & Translators Association will be holding its annual conference in Singapore, at The Arts House. The focus is on Creative Writing and Literary Translation in the Asian Century and it is a gathering of authors, literary translators, publishers and others interested in networking and exploring ways to expand their readerships across cultures. Programmes include keynotes, panels, workshops, cultural events and free public readings.
This event is co-organised by APWriters, NBDCS and The Arts House.