Program Category: Main Program 30 Oct


Main Program | The War in Ukraine

30 Oct 2022 15:15 /

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has triggered major global repercussions, from surmounting refugee crises and unprecedented economic sanctions to a shakeup of world relationships that are leading to escalating tensions and …

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Main Program | Looking to the Past: Writing about History

30 Oct 2022 15:15 /

João Morgado writes about the expeditions of Vasco de Gama, Magellan, and the spice trade with historical accuracy. Isna Marifa’s debut novel, Mountains More Ancient, focuses on Indonesian slavery in …

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Main Program | Local Culture in Literature

30 Oct 2022 16:30 /

Local traditions are important to carry critical pieces of culture as well as form a foundation for our families and society. Join the panel to talk about how they present …

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Main Program | Is All Writing an Exploration of Identity?

30 Oct 2022 16:30 /

Writers Fariha Roisin, Preeta Samarasan and Kirstin Chen discuss the identity issues that challenge them as writers, as well as ask how we can move beyond the optics of diversity to enact …

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