3 edition of Singapore literature found in the catalog.
Tim, Yap Fuan.
|Statement||compiled by Tim Yap Fuan.|
|LC Classifications||Z3285 .T56 2000, PR9570.S5 .T56 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||73 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||73|
|LC Control Number||00365270|
Best Multicultural Books for Children This is a list of multicultural books for children - picture books through elementary chapter books. A good multicultural book should: present the character's culture accurately and sensitively; - feature marginalized protagonists or protagonists of color;. The local book’s scene in Singapore is only at its beginning phase and more books set in the local context should be written across various literary genres for our young readers. “Singaporeans need their own Singapore literature that is unique to the country’s culture, tradition, experience and memory.
Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize. Book reviews: ‘The fiery radicals became businessmen, housewives, and pensioners — ordinary people. Yet such ordinary people once shook the world, and could do so again.’— The White Review. Leeds University Writing Chinese Reviews. Asian Review of Books. This is one of the best examples of local fiction. Suchen Christine Lim won the Singapore Literature Prize for this novel about characters living in Singapore during the s and their struggle to find their identities in the modern world. For: Literature lovers keen to try out local fiction.
, March Singapore's first literary movement of the new decade. The book is published by Oogachaga (OC), the publishers of the popular Singapore Queers of the 21st Century (SQ21) in conjunction with OC's tenth anniversary. The book was launched during IndigNation and all proceeds from the sale of the book will be channeled to OC's support group programmes and counselling services.
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Set in Singapore, Ponti is the story of three women: year-old Szu; her mother Amisa, a once beautiful actress; and Circe, Szu’s unlikely friend and confidant. Spanning five decades of their interconnected lives, Ponti is about a book about friendship, memory, and how we change. Singapore Literature exists.
Looking for new books to read. Make your next selection from some of the best writers on the island. Here’s how you can get acquainted with the Lion City through printed words and literary fiction.
Authors Catherine Lim If you want to know more about traditional Chinese culture within the Singapore society, [ ]. Since the nation-state sprang into being inSingapore literature in English has blossomed energetically, and yet there have been few books focusing on contextualizing and analyzing Singapore literature despite the increasing international attention garnered by Singaporean by: 1.
Discuss books by both well-known and emerging Singapore authors touching on topics close to home. Get acquainted with local literature and discover national literary treasures right here at the May, we will be discussing an excerpt from Eston, a novel by Stella Kon.
Overview of the Singapore Literature Bibliographies ( – ) The National Library has compiled a set of bibliographies on Singapore Literature that covers works published in English, Chinese, Malay and Tamil.
These provide a comprehensive listing of literary works by Singapore writers and Singapore literature from more than 50 years ago. Author and confessional poet are one iook out for in SIngapore.
Photography: Cyril Wong. Cyril is one of Singapore’s most well-known poets and has been featured internationally across literary festivals, an interview in TIME magazine and also published a number of books, making him one of the most established writers in Singapore.
A fictional account set in Singapore of one day in the life of a teacher trying to find who she is as both a woman, and an artist. Through Ong Suwen, Lim explores the hopes and struggles of Singapore’s diverse range of first generation immigrants.
Furthermore, Fistful of Colours was the inaugural recipient of the Singapore Literature Prize in Author: Prianka Ghosh. Introduction. The Approved Textbook List (ATL) for Primary and Secondary schools is drawn up primarily to assist Principals, Heads of Departments, Level Heads and Subject Heads in their selection of suitable texts for their students and is updated in mid-August each year.
The learning materials in the list have been approved by the Ministry of Education (MOE) for use in schools.
SINGAPORE - First-time nominations dominated the shortlist of the Singapore Literature Prize, which will involve the public for the first time in the biennial award's history. Read more at Author: Olivia Ho. Reference Religion Science Singaporean Literature Society & Culture Sports & Outdoor Recreation.
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He started his career in the early s illustrating for Marvel Universe Millennial Visions, but was the year Liew turned the Singaporean Literature scene on its head when his critically acclaimed graphic novel, The Art Of Charlie Chan Hock Chye, was recognized as the Book of the Year at the Singapore Book Awards – this too after the novel’s grant from the National Arts Council was revoked Author: Prianka Ghosh.
A book for children that is set in Singapore, with characters who are living in Singapore, I feel, makes them relatable to readers, especially children, here. They can recognise the places mentioned in the books and relate to the characters because they.
is a one-stop online bookstore specialising in Singaporean titles, ranging from literary fiction to recipe books, graphic novels to plays and poetry. It doesn’t get any more local than this. Singapore literature undergoes a renaissance of sorts every decade or so.
From pre- to post-colonial to nationalist to confessional narratives, every now and then, the writers in Singapore have a collective zeitgeist moment, that seems to also be reflected in music, art, drama, and other arts forms.
The prize is a biennial competition open to Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents whose works of fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction have been published in Singapore or abroad during a specified period of time. The work can be published in any of Singapore’s four official languages — Chinese, English, Malay, or Tamil.
Buy English Books online at & find brands like Singapore Asia Publishers, Ladybird, McGraw-Hill & more with a huge variety of Literature, Business Books, Children's Books &. SINGAPOREAN LITERATURE Beginning as a short story writer, Penang-born Catherine Lim has been Singapore's most widely read author, thanks partly to her first two books of short stories, Little Ironies: Stories of Singapore () and Or Else, The Lightning God and Other Stories ().
The Singapore Book Council is a charity founded in to address literacy issues in Singapore. That mission has since evolved into encouraging and supporting local content creation through writing, reading, illustrating and storytelling.
The Book Council's vision is focused on Building Our Imagine-nation by developing creativity, imagination and original thought.
Singapore's literature scene is in full bloom and we're seeing plenty of acclaimed writers. Here are 10 local authors that have been making their mark!. Award-winning poet and literary advocate Yong Shu Hoong has published four collections of poetry: Isaac, Isaac Revisited, Dowhile and Frottage which won the Singapore Literature Prize in .The book begins when three-year-old Maya and her older brother are sent to Stamps, Arkansas, to live with their grandmother and ends when Maya becomes a mother at the age of In the course of Caged Bird, Maya transforms from a victim of racism with an inferiority complex into a self-possessed, dignified young woman capable of responding to.
This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents Singaporean fairy tales and other folk stories—providing insight into a rich literary and oral culture.
Singapore Children's Favorite Stories is a collection of eleven stories that provide an insight into the traditional culture and history of Singapore. They make perfect new /5(2).