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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21
Sep
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

Creating Your Own ePix Books (for iPad or Android tablet users)

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.

Website

Training by ALAP

21 October 2017

Sat
9:30am – 5:30pm

Winning Presentations and Body Language Skills

Start to make an impression in presentation skills whether it's a sales pitch, a company presentation, a networking session or an informal social function?

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Training by ALAP

25 October – 26 October 2017

Wed
9:30am – 5:30pm

Learn more about buying and selling rights for printed books, from identifying titles, to attending book fairs and meeting staff managing rights and putting together a author-publishing contract

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Training by ALAP

28 October 2017

Sat
9:30am – 12:30pm

Positive Psychology in Action: Exploring Hope through Literature

This workshop combines elements of literature as a powerful teaching tool and positive psychology to explore the character strength of hope through a multimedia lens of text, video and music.

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