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The Asian Women Writers' Festival 2017

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1 Old Parliament Lane

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India Se presents the second Asian Women Writers Festival) featuring British Chinese author Jung Chang.

Following the success of its inaugural event, this year the celebrated Chinese-born British author Jung Chang will be the keynote speaker. Jung Chang is the author of the best-selling books Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China (1991), Mao: The Unknown Story (2005, with Jon Halliday) and Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China (2013). Translated into more than 40 languages, her books have sold more than 15 million copies around the world.

Other writers attending are:

  • Balli Kaur Jaswal (Singapore)
  • Nuraliah Norasid (Singapore)
  • Noelle De Jesus (Philippines)
  • Shobhaa De (India)
  • Mitra Phukan (India)
  • Sabyn Javeri (Pakistan)

All these writers have contributed significantly to the literature of the region.

Dates: 29 & 30 September 2017

Time: 29 Sept — 6pm to 9pm (Light refreshment and Wine will be served)

30 Sept — 2pm to 4pm

Venue: The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Ticket price: $20 for 2-day festival pass

(Tickets can be purchased via our website: http://indiasemedia.com/featured-articles/buy-your-tickets-here.aspx)

The theme for this year is ‘Women Write To Change’.

Some of the highlights of this 2-day event:

Day 1

  • Keynote address by Jung Chang and panel discussion featuring all the invited authors. Moderated by Shamini Flint

Day 2

  • Creative writing workshop by Sabyn Javeri
  • Conversation on Writing and Aging featuring Shobhaa De, Jung Chang, Mitra Phukan and India Se’s Managing Director, Shobha Tsering Bhalla
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