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Workshop: Writing for Change by writer and educator Dr Yeo Wei Wei

Description
Literature and philosophy have been guiding lights for the artist Siah Armajani since young. Sharing Armajani’s conviction in reading and writing for change to the self and society, this workshop will focus on creative writing as self-communing and engagement with the world.

Developed for ages 17 to 22. Participation fee includes material costs.

Venue: The Seminar Room, NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, Blk 43 Malan Road, Singapore 109443
Workshop Fee: $12

This workshop is by paid registration only. No walk-ins allowed.


BIOGRAPHY

Dr Yeo Wei Wei
(Singapore) is a writer, translator, and educator. She has 20 years of experience in teaching, and has worked with students at primary, secondary, and tertiary levels. Literature and Creative Writing were her areas of specialisation at SOTA, NUS, and NTU. In 2017 she graduated with Distinction in her MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) from the University of East Anglia. She was awarded the National Arts Council Postgraduate Scholarship in 2016 to pursue the MA. She also holds a PhD in English from the University of Cambridge. Her collection of short stories These Foolish Things & Other Stories was published by Ethos Books in 2015.

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This is an education programme of the exhibition Siah Armajani: Spaces for the Public. Spaces for Democracy. Learn more about the exhibition here.

Image credits: Siah Armajani, Sacco and Vanzetti Reading Room #3, 1988. Installation view of the exhibition Siah Armajani: Follow This Line, Walker Art Center, September 9 – December 30, 2018. Courtesy Walker Art Center, Minneapolis. Photo by Bobby Rogers.


Sat Nov 2, 2019
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM SGT
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Malan Road, Gillman Barracks, Block 43 Singapore
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NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore
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