Programming Track: SingLit Out There

Walk, Learn & Eat in Serangoon Gardens

A tour of Serangoon Gardens with the authors of Heritage Journeys: No Place Like Serangoon Gardens, including morning tea and lunch at culturally significant places.

25 - 26 Feb and 4, 11, 18, 25 Mar
8.30am – 12.30pm

Serangoon Gardens

SingLit Heartland Book Drop

A treasure hunt across the island involving 50 books of Singapore literature hidden in plain sight.

17 - 26 Feb

Various venues

The Whispering Wallpaper

An interactive wall with a collage of illustrated characters from picture books and graphic novels by Singapore authors.

24 Feb - 5 Mar, all day

Plaza Singapura,
68 Orchard Rd, S(238839)

Singapore Poetry on the Sidewalks

Singapore Poetry on the Sidewalks is a public art project that places invisible, rain-activated excerpts of local poetry on the sidewalks.

From 20 Feb, all day

Singapore Art Museum
71 Bras Basah Rd, S(189555)

Bookshop Scavenger Hunt

A SingLit treasure hunt at bookstores around the island, with a chance to win an iPad Air 2 preloaded with 20 Malay e-books.

*This programme will be in Malay.

25 Feb, 10am - 2pm

Plaza, National Library Building
100 Victoria Street, S(188064)

Walking with Murderers in Sexy Singapore

A one-hour walking tour around Marina Bay with author Neil Humphreys, who will talk about the real story behind his series of crime thrillers.

25 Feb, 10am – 11.30am

The Fullerton Hotel
1 Fullerton Square, S(049178)

Reverse Oral Examination

A parodical oral exam that encourages people to read local fiction.

25 Feb, 1pm

National Library Building, 100 Victoria Street, S(188064)

SingLit Radio Plays with 938 Live Talking Books Programme

SingLit is bringing radio plays back to Singapore radio through a unique series of author interviews featuring “radio play” style dramatic excerpt readings of published works representing Singapore literature to a listening audience.

18 Feb - 25 Mar
Every Saturday, 1.30pm - 2pm and 7.30pm - 8pm

Repeat broadcast:
19 Feb - 26 Mar
Every Sunday, 11.30am - 12pm

938 Live Talking Books

Learning Journeys – Timmy & Tammy Family Nature Walk at Singapore Botanic Gardens

A guided walk through the Singapore Botanic Gardens in the company of Timmy & Tammy.

26 Feb and 25 Mar
4pm - 6pm

Singapore Botanic Gardens,
1 Cluny Rd, S(259569)