Sing Lit 101: How to Read A Singaporean Poem

Sing Lit 101: How to Read A Singaporean Poem
  • DATE

    Sep 27, 2014 - Dec 12, 2014

  • Venue

    The Arts House

    1 Old Parliament Lane
    Singapore 179429
  • Ticket Price
    (Exclude booking fee)
    S$20.00 - S$100.00
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Gwee Li Sui’s 2013 hit series Sing Lit 101: How to Read a Singaporean Poem returns for a second season. The good doctor will give six new lectures, each on a major English poem from Singapore’s literary history.

This time, he will move into the heart of verse during the nation-building decades and wrestle with the spirit of the age thatprovoked poets in distinct ways. The six poems will be unpacked for a whole sweep of riveting meanings and implications.