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Workshop: Writing for Change by writer and educator Dr Yeo Wei Wei

2 Nov 2019, Sat 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
The Seminar Room, Block 43 Malan Road

Registration required via Peatix: writingforchange.peatix.com

Fee: $12

Developed for ages 17 to 22.

 

Literature and philosophy have been guiding lights for the artist Siah Armajani since young. Sharing Armajani’s conviction in reading and writing for change to the self and society, this workshop will focus on creative writing as self-communing and engagement with the world.

 

BIOGRAPHY

Dr Yeo Wei Wei (Singapore) is a writer, translator, and educator. She has 20 years of experience in teaching, and has worked with students at primary, secondary, and tertiary levels. Literature and Creative Writing were her areas of specialisation at SOTA, NUS, and NTU. In 2017 she graduated with Distinction in her MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) from the University of East Anglia. She was awarded the National Arts Council Postgraduate Scholarship in 2016 to pursue the MA. She holds a PhD in English from the University of Cambridge. Her collection of short stories These Foolish Things & Other Stories was published by Ethos Books in 2015.

 

Image: Photo by Vivien Yap for Book-a-Writer