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. The Singapore Book Council Academy, 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!

 Get updates Past Events

30
Sep
Training by SBC Academy

24 September – 15 October 2020

Thu
7:00pm – 8:30pm
Online

The Final Steps: Literary Translation Workshop

This workshop has been postponed. Please email us at [email protected] if you have queries or wish to receive more updates on this workshop.
This course will equip translators with the skills and knowledge to prepare them for publication with top international publishing houses.

Website

Training by SBC Academy

30 September 2020

Wed
8:00pm – 9:30pm
Online

Translation, Interpretation, Adaptation

Spend the evening with authors and translators to celebrate International Translation Day 2020!

Website

Festivals by SBC

3 – 4 October 2020


Online

Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) 2020

The Asian Festival of Children's Content (AFCC) is an annual festival that promotes and advocates the creation, development and appreciation of quality Asian stories for children and young adults.

Website

Training by SBC Academy

31 October 2020

Sat
9:30am – 5:45pm
Singapore Book Council Training Room

Introduction to Storytelling I

Step into the world of storytelling with two 7-hour workshops facilitated by Sheila Wee.

Website

Training by SBC Academy

7 November 2020

Sat
9:30am – 5:45pm
Singapore Book Council Training Room

Introduction to Storytelling II

Find out more about the storytelling process and create stories that reflect your own storytelling voice and style.

Website