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Poetry Café by Migrant Library Singapore

  • Geylang East Public Library 50 Geylang East Avenue 1 Singapore, 389777 Singapore (map)

Migrant Library Singapore is a community-led initiative to give a platform for migrant workers and literacy activists based in Singapore. Apart from dormitory visits and the organising of literary panels, the Poetry Cafe is an opportunity for writers to present their work to the public.

Participants include Jahangir Alom Khan, a poet and writer born in Shirajgonj, Bangladesh; Nur Fadilah, from Jombang, Indonesia; Crispin Rodrigues, a writer, educator and author of the forthcoming collection, Pantomime; and Rosita Madrid, a mother of two from Philippines and a domestic worker.

The event will be moderated by Ripon Chowdhury from Bangladesh and Artika from Indonesia, committee members of Migrant Library Singapore.

VENUE: Geylang East Public Library
ADDRESS: 50 Geylang East Ave 1, Singapore 389777

3 Jun 2018, 3pm–5pm