Monthly Archives: May 2015

Featured Poem – First Publication

The Last Ballad of Lah (by the Popiah Man in the Coffeeshop) by Meiko Ko   And if I were to say, Ooi, my Lah is one more sound in the world. One more definition in the world, like how

Featured Poem – First Publication

The Last Ballad of Lah (by the Popiah Man in the Coffeeshop) by Meiko Ko   And if I were to say, Ooi, my Lah is one more sound in the world. One more definition in the world, like how

Asian Festival of Children’s Content

The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (30 May – 6 June, 2015) brings together content creators and producers with parents, teachers, librarians, and anyone interested in quality Asian content for children. Organized by the National Book Development Council of Singapore, the

Asian Festival of Children’s Content

The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (30 May – 6 June, 2015) brings together content creators and producers with parents, teachers, librarians, and anyone interested in quality Asian content for children. Organized by the National Book Development Council of Singapore, the

Featured Poem – First Publication

A Photo of Jennifer by Meiko Ko   The first sounds of the English language came from the Jennifer box, which was installed on the roof of every HDB flat in the Bedok region. Essentially these were little brown boxes,

Featured Poem – First Publication

A Photo of Jennifer by Meiko Ko   The first sounds of the English language came from the Jennifer box, which was installed on the roof of every HDB flat in the Bedok region. Essentially these were little brown boxes,

Walking on Fire

M Ravi is a name both loved and hated in Singapore. A lawyer who has been involved in some of the most high profile constitutional challenges, he has argued against the mandatory death penalty, and argued for the right to

Walking on Fire

M Ravi is a name both loved and hated in Singapore. A lawyer who has been involved in some of the most high profile constitutional challenges, he has argued against the mandatory death penalty, and argued for the right to

Featured Poem – First Publication

A Chinese Box by Meiko Ko   A Chinese jewelry box believes that it’s suffering from an identity crisis, because of the mismatched items in it: plastic earring fragments, woe, some maps of the world, a lost mother. The lost

Featured Poem – First Publication

A Chinese Box by Meiko Ko   A Chinese jewelry box believes that it’s suffering from an identity crisis, because of the mismatched items in it: plastic earring fragments, woe, some maps of the world, a lost mother. The lost

Calling for Singapore Literature

American editors are showing a keen interest in the literature coming out of Singapore. In May last year, the much-esteemed journal Prairie Schooner published a Fusion issue of new Singapore writing and American writing from its archives. Revolving around the

Calling for Singapore Literature

American editors are showing a keen interest in the literature coming out of Singapore. In May last year, the much-esteemed journal Prairie Schooner published a Fusion issue of new Singapore writing and American writing from its archives. Revolving around the

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Thaipusam Babies

Ramsundar Lakshminarayanan is a photographer based in New York City. From 2010 to 2014 he lived in Singapore and took his first lessons in photography at the Photographic Society of Singapore (PSS). In the course of his studies, he became

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Thaipusam Babies

Ramsundar Lakshminarayanan is a photographer based in New York City. From 2010 to 2014 he lived in Singapore and took his first lessons in photography at the Photographic Society of Singapore (PSS). In the course of his studies, he became