In the garden: A Poetry Walk with Marc Nair

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Gardens by the Bay

18 Marina Gardens Drive

Singapore, 018953

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[Online sales are now closed, but if you'll like to join the tour, we accept walk-ins. See you at Cannonball Room at 4pm!]

What secrets hide in the nooks and crannies of Gardens by the Bay?

Join poet Marc Nair on a specially curated walk through the public gardens to the spots that have been a place of refuge and quiet contemplation from the city for him. Along the walk, Marc will also read you poems inspired by various spaces in the Gardens.

Afterwards, unwind over a cuppa with Marc at the newly launched Café Aster.

Tickets are $25, inclusive of a copy of Vital Possessions (worth $18) as well as a 10% discount at Café Aster (Only for regular priced F&B items). We would like to make this event accessible to everyone, if you have any access needs, do contact us at events@ethosbooks.com.sg.

Meeting point: Cannonball Room (Supertree Grove)

Thank you to Gardens by the Bay for supporting this event as our venue partner!

About Marc Nair

Marc Nair is a poet and photographer. He is a recipient of the 2016 Young Artist Award. He has performed spoken word in solo and group performances for fifteen years in more than ten countries and has represented Singapore in international poetry slam competitions. Marc has published six solo volumes of poetry and has released another three collections in collaboration with visual artists, photographers and graphic artists. Marc was the 2016-17 NTU-NAC National Writer in Residence and is the co-founder of Mackerel, a culture magazine. He has released two spoken word albums with his band, Neon and Wonder, and has collaborated with well-known Singapore musicians such as Bani Haykal, weish and Tim De Cotta on numerous live performances. He has also worked with Lee Kin Mun, aka mrbrown, on the mrbrown show for over a decade, writing satirical audio and video sketches and songs. Marc’s list of authored publications include Vital Possessions (2018), Auguries of Modern Innocence (2018), Intersection (2017), Spomenik (2016), The Poet of Unlove (2015), Animal City (2014), Postal Code (2013), Chai: Travel Poems (2010), Along The Yellow Line (2007).

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