A Storyteller Reads

Part of the #BuySingLit project

Kamini Ramachandran breathes life into translated Singapore literary works

Date: 26 Feb 2017





Location: The Storyteller's Studio
Goodman Arts Centre
90 Goodman Road
Singapore 439053

Free with registration


A Storyteller Reads - Live Readings by Kamini Ramachandran

Storyteller Kamini Ramachandran breathes life into selected translated Singapore literary works. Come listen as she reads aloud both prose and poetry in a daylong celebration of #SingLit.

Through live reading sessions based on her video series 'A Storyteller Reads' she will perform #SingLit works translated into English from Chinese, Malay and Tamil.

Recommended for 10 years and above.


12pm, 2pm, 4pm & 6pm (each session is about 30-mins of readings plus time to browse the book display and #BuySingLit)


Browse the book display by The Select Centre and redeem vouchers to purchase your #SingLit book.


Follow Kamini's Facebook, Instagram and YouTube channel to find out how to win vouchers and redeem them to #BuySingLit.



'A Storyteller Reads' is a video series showcasing translated works by Singapore writers. The six five-minute-long videos feature storyteller Kamini Ramachandran performing the English translations of selected Malay, Tamil and Chinese poetry and prose, as well as bilingual readings in Malay and English.
Writers featured include Cultural Medallion recipients K T M Iqbal and Isa Kamari, migrant poet Md Mukul Hossine, and Singapore Literature Prize winner Latha. The series also features poetry from the anthology SG Poems 2015-2016 by the National Poetry Festival. Through these short videos, ‘A Storyteller Reads’ aims to bring the richness and diversity of translated Singapore literature to new audiences.

Organized as part of the #BuySingLit project and supported by the National Arts Council, Singapore.

More information: https://buysinglit.sg/programme/a-storyteller-reads/

Watch the video series A Storyteller Reads