Venilla Rajaguru


Country: Singapore

A former editorial lead of British Council in India publications, Venilla Rajaguru is a poet, research scholar and a lead consultant. While serving as the pioneering Chair of the ASEAN Women’s Wing Office, she wrote the thematic Many But One song, first performed at the ASEAN Secretariat in 2010. Her first volume of poetry, Intimations: poetry in the light of the Mind’s Eye was published in 2012 and has been translated into multiple languages. Her second, Resurging, is expected in September 2022.

Seorang mantan pemimpin editorial publikasi British Council India, Venilla Rajaguru adalah seorang penyair, peneliti dan konsultan utama. Saat menjabat sebagai Ketua ASEAN Women’s Wing Office, ia menulis lagu tematik Many But One, pertama kali dibawakan di Sekretariat ASEAN pada tahun 2010. Kumpulan puisi pertamanya, Intimations: poetry in the light of the Mind’s Eye diterbitkan di 2012 dan telah diterjemahkan ke berbagai bahasa, yang kedua Resurging diharapkan pada September 2022.

Appearing in

Main Program | Connecting Life with Words: The Women Powering Poetry

Poetry is an invitation for introspection, an opportunity to reveal your unique voice and unearth what it is yours to express. Join our speakers as they discuss their relationship with …


Special Event | Uniting Humanity: Poetry of Peace

Ukrainian poets, Oksana Maksymchuk and Max Rosochinsky join a powerful evening of spoken word, storytelling and wisdom in a prayer for peace, together with Miles Merrills, Venilla Rajaguru and Papuan …