3rd Singapore Literature Conference

deadline for submissions: 
October 31, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Poetry Festival Singapore

The 3rd Singapore Literature Conference is slated to take place on August 7, 2021, a Saturday. The theme of the symposium is “Community." We are interested in papers that explore the theme in poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction and drama about Singapore and Southeast Asia from a wide range of perspectives and disciplines. The sessions will be on the following sub-themes: (1) community and resilience, (2) poetry and the arts in the community, (3) youths and the future, (4) Sg and Southeast Asia United: solidarity and plurality, and (5) community building in the public sphere. We welcome papers in English, Chinese, Malay or Tamil. Submit one or more abstracts (250-300 words each) and a 50-word bio to nationalpoetryfestival@gmail.com .