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AWF 2015: Reading with Tina Chang

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ABOUT TINA CHANG

Tina Chang was raised in New York City. She is the first female to be named Poet Laureate of Brooklyn and is the author of the collections of poetry Of Gods & Strangers (2011) and Half-Lit Houses (2004). She is also the co-editor of the W.W. Norton anthology Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia, and Beyond (2008). She is the recipient of awards from the New York Foundation for the Arts, Academy of American Poets, Poets & Writers, the Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation, and the Van Lier Foundation among others. She teaches poetry at Sarah Lawrence College and she is also a member of the international writing faculty at the City University of Hong Kong.

ABOUT AMERICAN WRITERS FESTIVAL 2015

The Festival provides a wonderful opportunity to meet and engage with some of today’s most celebrated American writers. The emphasis is on interactivity and you are invited to come, enjoy the writers sharing and participate in conversations which will explore many exciting issues related to writers, writing and our living as humans! The event is proudly co-hosted by Yale-NUS College, Singapore's first liberal arts college, and SMU Wee Kim Wee Centre, and sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Singapore and Singapore American School.


Event Timeline
Tue Sep 15, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM SGT
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Venue
SMU Administrative Building, University Lounge
Tickets
Standard Free
Venue Address
81 Victoria St, Singapore Singapore
Directions
Buses: 7, 14, 14e, 16, 36, 77, 106, 111, 128, 131, 162, 162M, 167, 171, 175, 502, 518, 70, 700A, 857 | MRT: Bras Basah, Dhoby Ghaut, City Hall
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American Writer's Festival
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