Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) 2018
|DATE:||Thursday, September 6, 2018 - Saturday, September 8, 2018|
|TIME:||Various (check website for details)|
|VENUE:||National Library Building|
|PRICE:||One Day Pass $80, Two Day Pass $150, Three Day Pass: $220|
Whether you’ve always wanted to self-publish your own children’s book or find out how to get your book published, The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) is the perfect place to learn about all things children’s literature with a focus on Asian themes. This year, the annual festival will celebrate Singapore as the Country of Focus in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of Singapore Book Council (SBC). The festival will showcase Singapore’s literary heritage in children’s books, whilst highlighting the new means of content creation and digital platforms for storytelling.
Look forward to an exhibition on pioneer Singapore illustrator, the late Kwan Shan Mei, over 70 talks, workshops and masterclasses, including the annual Children’s Literature Lecture by award-winning author Suchen Christine Lim. There will also be a Cross Platform Summit, and the Teachers and Parents Forum, which equips teachers and parents with teaching tools to nurture early learning, literacy, writing and bilingualism. Don’t forget to check out the book fair to pick up some great reads for the kids!
Early bird promotion now on till 31st July with 15% off regular passes and 20% off group purchase of five passes or more