Kindly note that there may be changes to some SWF programmes along the way.

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UPDATED ON: 26 Nov 2021

VOD UPDATES

Last updated: 26 Nov 2021, 11:15pm

Video-on-demand is now extended till 5 Dec!

However, the following programmes will be removed from VOD on earlier dates, so catch them now while you still can:

  • Elizabeth Gilbert: Bold Women - this session will end on 26 Nov, 11.59pm
  • In Conversation With: Ocean Vuong - this session will end on 27 Nov, 11.59pm
  • R.L. Stine: Beware or Be Scared - this session will end on 29 Nov, 11.59pm

UPDATED ON: 25 Nov 2021

VOD UPDATES

Last updated: 25 Nov 2021, 6:25pm


VOD for these sessions will end on 25 Nov, 11.59pm:

  • Serial Crime Time with Sarah Koenig
  • Billy Collins: Small, Funny and Poignant Things

UPDATED ON: 18 Nov 2021

PROGRAMME UPDATES - In Conversation With: Ocean Vuong

Last updated: 18 Nov 2021, 4:45pm


In Conversation With: Ocean Vuong will stream on 21 Nov, 10am on SISTIC Live.
See you there!

PROGRAMME UPDATES - லீனா மணிமேகலையின் குறும்பட 'ஸ்க்ரிப்ட்' எழுதும் பயிலரங்கு (Short Film Scripting Workshop by Leena Manimekalai)

Last updated: 18 Nov 2021, 4:45pm

லீனா மணிமேகலையின் குறும்பட 'ஸ்க்ரிப்ட்' எழுதும் பயிலரங்கு (Short Film Scripting Workshop by Leena Manimekalai) will stream on 21 Nov, 5-8pm via Zoom. Participants will be notified via email with the Zoom details.

UPDATED ON: 14 Nov 2021

SPEAKER UPDATES – 为故事和语言包糖衣?——新加坡青少年华文小说写作 (Sugar-coating Narratives? — Writing Young Adult Fiction in Singapore)

Last updated: 14 Nov 2021, 10:25am


Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances, 艾禺 Ai Yu, guest speaker for 为故事和语言包糖衣?——新加坡青少年华文小说写作 (Sugar-coating Narratives? — Writing Young Adult Fiction in Singapore), will not be attending today's session at 12pm.


UPDATED ON: 13 Nov 2021

POSTPONEMENT - In Conversation With: Ocean Vuong

Last updated: 13 Nov 2021, 6:10pm


Due to a personal emergency, the session with Ocean Vuong originally scheduled for 14 November Sunday, 10am - 11am, will be postponed.

More information will be released. Please stay tuned for more details!

POSTPONEMENT – லீனா மணிமேகலையின் குறும்பட 'ஸ்க்ரிப்ட்' எழுதும் பயிலரங்கு (Short Film Scripting Workshop by Leena Manimekalai)

Last updated: 13 Nov 2021, 5:07pm


Please note that லீனா மணிமேகலையின் குறும்பட 'ஸ்க்ரிப்ட்' எழுதும் பயிலரங்கு (Short Film Scripting Workshop by Leena Manimekalai) has been postponed. Do stay tuned for updates of the new date and time that the workshop will be held.


UPDATED ON: 10 Nov 2021

CANCELLATION – 新书发表会:《遇見穿牆的女孩》張國強 著 | 新文潮出版社 (Book Launch of 《遇見穿牆的女孩》, by 張國強 | TrendLit Publishing)

Last updated: 10 Nov 2021, 3:15pm


Please note that the Book Launch of《遇見穿牆的女孩》is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.


UPDATED ON: 8 Nov 2021

UPDATES IN VENUES – Book Launch of Mr Goodchild, by J.H. Low | Marshall Cavendish International Asia

Last updated: 8 Nov 2021, 8:20pm


Please note that the in-person session for the Book Launch of Mr Goodchild has been shifted online to Zoom. You will be receiving an update soon with the Zoom link to join the session –– do keep a lookout in your Peatix inbox!


UPDATED ON: 7 Nov 2021

SPEAKER UPDATES – Etchings of Legacy

Last updated: 7 Nov 2021, 12:00pm


Please note that Melanie Mununggurr, guest speaker for Etchings of Legacy, will not be attending today's session at 12pm.


UPDATED ON: 6 Nov 2021

UPDATES IN VENUES FOR VARIOUS PROGRAMMES

Last updated: 6 Nov 2021, 4:09pm

The following live streamings have been shifted to pre-recorded sessions for later broadcast during the festival and / or will be available on VOD:
- Unravelling the Human Psyche in Fiction
- PopSong Prac Crit
- Creature Comforts
- It's Complicated
- Writing in the Dark: Scary Stories from SEA

CANCELLATION – Live-streaming session of 从流行到文化:传统艺术的未来 (Vanishing Trades)

Last updated: 6 Nov 2021, 2:58pm

Dear Festival Friends,

We’re sorry for the glitches and lags you are experiencing with our online programmes today. We are facing technical issues on our premises and the internet is simply not being our best friend today. We know it is frustrating but please bear with us as we try to get things up and running smoothly.

We will be proceeding with the 从流行到文化:传统艺术的未来 (Vanishing Trades) session as in-person only, and the recording will either be broadcast at a later date during the festival and/or available on VOD. Please stay tuned for an announcement of the new date(s) that this will be available for viewing.

Thank you for your patience in advance.

CANCELLATION – In-person sessions of Speed Hating

Last updated: 6 Nov 2021, 11:27am


Due to the prevailing SMMs, the following in-person sessions will have to be cancelled:

In-person at The Fabulous Baker Boy [CANCELLED]:
6 Nov, 12pm - 1pm

In-person at Projector X: Riverside Bar [CANCELLED]:
6 Nov, 2.30pm - 3.30pm

In-person at Projector X Riverside Bar [CANCELLED]:
13 Nov, 6pm - 7pm
 
Interested parties may still sign up for the online session:
7 Nov, 11.30am - 12.30pm


UPDATED ON: 5 Nov 2021

UPDATES IN TIMINGS & VENUES – Tarot Book Recs

Last updated: 5 Nov 2021, 9:10am


Please note the following updates to timings & venues for Tarot Book Recs:

Session #1: Elaine [in-person]
7 Nov, 1.30pm – 3.45pm

Session #2: Irie Aman [Zoom]
7 Nov, 3.30pm – 4.30pm & 5pm - 5.45pm