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Celebrate International Translation Day!

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Mark the International Translation Day with the launch of the special Singapore edition of Words Without Borders! Select is the guest editor of the October 2016 issue of this respected online international literature magazine. The Singapore edition will include never-before-seen translations of works by writers Kanagalatha, KTM Iqbal, Kuo Pao Kun, Masuri S.N., Sa’eda Buang and Wong Koi Tet.


About TranslateSingapore

TranslateSingapore is back this September to celebrate the cultural and linguistic richness of Singapore! Based on the theme “Mari Kita Berbual-bual” (“Let’s Talk”), the festival will present a full line-up of programmes, including the main forum that looks at the cultural interflows between Chinese and Malay; opening lecture by Dr Henry Liu, president of the International Federation of Translators; translating Shakespeare workshop; Malay language class; storytelling session for children, book launches and more!

On 30 September, we celebrate International Translation Day with special events and the launch of the October edition of Words Without Borders. Guest-edited by The Select Centre, the respected international literature journal will feature new translations of works by Singapore writers Kanagalatha, KTM Iqbal, Kuo Pao Kun, Masuri S.N., Sa’eda Buang and Wong Koi Tet.

To check out more events under TranslateSingapore, please click here. For more information, please email programmes@selectcentre.org or visit www.selectcentre.org.
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Fri Sep 30, 2016
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM SGT
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Venue
Auditorium, National Gallery Singapore
Tickets
Free admission
Venue Address
1 St Andrew's Rd, Singapore 178957 Singapore
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TranslateSingapore 2016: Mari Kita Berbual-bual
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