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INFO: Budding Writers League Sci-Fi/Fantasy Workshop by READ! Singapore

If you have been wanting to learn how to write science fiction stories like The Hunger Games trilogies or fantasy stories, here’s your chance!

Budding Writers League Sci-Fi Fantasy Workshop Event Photo

Budding Writers League Sci-Fi/Fantasy Chapter

Venue: Programme Zone, Clementi Public Library
Date: (Thursdays) 27 June, 25 July, 29 August, and 12 September
Time: 7:30-9pm
Ages: 13 – 28 years old

Calling budding writers and fans of Science Fiction and Fantasy! If you are a fan of writers such as Neil Gaiman, Jim Butcher, Time Powers, and Simon R. Green, then this 4-part workshop is for you.

Participants will learn the art of writing urban fantasy stories. Topics covered are:
–       Building your protagonist/antagonist
–       Defining your environment
–       Creating the perfect plot
–       Identifying the fantasy tropes
–       What you need to know about publishing

Organized by Eugene Tay from Monsters Under the Bed. Main trainer will be Adan Jimenez (co-author of Sherlock Sam series).

Workshop will be held once a month on a Thursday evening. Participants who are interested to join us for this workshop must submit their story idea or an excerpt of their story of 2,000 words or less. Limited to 15 participants aged 13-28 years. Please register with Pearly at pearly_ma@nlb.gov.sg.

You can also find the Facebook event for the first session of this 4-part writing workshop here.

The Hunger Games DVD and Blu-Ray are now available. “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” is tentatively scheduled for release on 22 November 2013 in Singapore.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@HungerGamesSG), Tumblremail as well as ‘Like’ us on Facebook for the latest updates!

‘The Hunger Games’ Short Story Contest, Costume Art Contest And Event!

We have been hinting on something big we have never done before in store for YOU. After meetings and discussions, we are finally able to reveal this!

We are proud to present ‘The Hunger Games’ short story contest, costume art contest and ‘The Hunger Games’ event organized by National Library Board, LiyanaLand Book Reviews, Hunger Games Singapore and Happy Smiley Writers Group!

Details for ‘The Hunger Games’ short story contest and costume art contest are as stated in the poster below. Meanwhile, you can RSVP with us now for The Hunger Games Event to ensure you will be able to receive all the latest updates! Plus, if you RSVP with us before 10 June 2012, you will get TWO chances to win prize(s) in the lucky draw during the event!*

*Winner(s) must be present to collect the prize(s).

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Highlights for The Hunger Games Event:

  • Interact with other The Hunger Games franchise fans in Singapore!
  • Test your knowledge and wits of The Hunger Games through fun games!
  • Attractive The Hunger Games related prizes to be won!
  • Prize presentation for winners of ‘The Hunger Games’ Short Story Contest and Costume Art Contest.
  • Sale of ‘The Hunger Games’ trilogy and movie tie-ins at a much cheaper rate!

PROUDLY SPONSORED BY:

National Library Board (For venue, contribution and promotion)

– Pansing (For The Hunger Games trilogy and movie tie-in books)

– Poster Shop Cineleisure (For The Hunger Games movie posters)

Location: 2nd floor next to the escalator going up to level 3, Cathay Cineleisure Orchard, 8 Grange Road, Singapore 239695

Universal Music Singapore (For ‘The Hunger Games: Songs From District 12 And Beyond’ soundtracks)

May the odds be ever in your favour!

‘The Hunger Games’, rated PG13, was released on 22 March 2012 and is now available in all cinemas islandwide.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@HungerGamesSG) as well as ‘Like’ us on Facebook for the latest updates!

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