Epigram Books Fiction Prize Presents
The Great Singaporean Novel: Fantasy or Reality?
Led by Adrian Tan, Epigram Books Fiction Prize 2015 judge and author of the bestselling local fiction novels The Teenage Textbook and The Teenage Workbook, join the Epigram Books Fiction Prize 2015 winner and finalists for an evening of exploring the renaissance in Singaporean literature, our writers’ journey through publishing and the search for the next great Singaporean novel.
O Thiam Chin
Author of Now That It’s Over. Winner of the 2015 Epigram Books Fiction Prize
Wong Souk Yee
Author of Death of a Perm Sec. Finalist of the 2015 Epigram Books Fiction Prize
Author of Let’s Give It Up for Gimme Lao! Finalist of the 2015 Epigram Books Fiction Prize
Moderated by Adrian Tan, author of The Teenage Textbook and The Teenage Workbook
Doors open at 7pm. Free seating.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
MRT: Get off at Nicoll Highway Station along the Circle Line. Golden Mile Tower is a 5 min walk away. Bugis and Lavender stations are both 13 mins away.
BUS: 100, 961, 980, 10, 14, 16, 70, 70M, 196
Take the lifts next to the Box Office on the ground floor lobby in front of the building (where the buses leave for Kuala Lumpur). We are at Level 5.
Drive along Beach Road towards the city and look out for the sign indicating Golden Mile Tower Carpark. Park on Level 5 – look out for a short flight of steps that lead towards grey doors that lead directly toward our cinema foyer.
Mon – Sat (after 5pm): $2.40 per entry
Can I purchase the novels during the event?
Yes. Now That It's Over, Death of a Perm Sec, Let's Give it up for Gimme Lao!, Sugarbread and Inheritance will be on sale for a one-night-only special prize during the event.
Will I be able to get my copies autographed during the event?
Yes, you may purchase the novels during the event, and O Thiam Chin, Sebastian Sim, and Wong Souk Yee will be available after the discussion for book signing.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
For general and media enquiries, please email Andy or Winston at email@example.com.