All In! Young Writers Festival 2017

All In! Young Writers Festival is an annual gathering for aspiring writers between the ages of 13 and 25. The festival brings together a wide array of writing mentors and industry professionals in publishing, broadcasting, blogging, creative writing, screenwriting and journalism, among others, to meet, mingle and share their expertise with today’s young writers.

10–12 March 2017
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PROGRAMME:

Seminars and Panel Discussions
Workshops
Fringe Performances
Writing Competitions
Film Screenings

The Festival reaches out to students from secondary schools, junior colleges, ITE, polytechnics, and universities, who have strong interests in the varied fields of writing.

Programme Line Up

Keynote speech by Mr Tony Lambino in All In! 2016 at the National Library Keynote speech by Mr Tony Lambino in All In! 2016 at the National Library

ALL IN FRINGE: LUNCHTIME ACTIVITIES

All In! presents a roster of fringe performances as a showcase of the Festival’s growing community of  young writers and content creators.

IDEAS 101: Lunch Session with Hassan Hasaa'Ree Ali

Poetry by Cambodian Writers

What To Do With Rejection by Joyce Chng

Book Talks by Global Beards, Nicholas Yong and many more!

Dramatic reading by literature students from NUS Literary Society. Dramatic reading by literature students from NUS Literary Society.

55-WORD FICTION COMPETITION

It’s back! And it’s still exactly how it sounds like. Post your 55-word stories on our Facebook wall, get your friends to like it, and win prizes!

10 WORD STORY SENTENCE

Craft thought-provoking stories using just 10 words, and get yourself a free ticket to the Festival in 2017!

Find Out More!

All In! is a platform for collaboration between budding and experienced content creators, with the hope of inspiring the youth to continue to write and enrich the writing community in Singapore and beyond. All In! is a platform for collaboration between budding and experienced content creators, with the hope of inspiring the youth to continue to write and enrich the writing community in Singapore and beyond.

YOUTHspeak: THE FUTURE OF WRITING

How does the youth define its future of writing? Catch this book launch and paper presentation by All In!’s partner-schools, and see the future of content creation unfold!

Join us as we launch the first compilation of essays from All In! 2016 in a panel discussion on writing processes and insights by contributing young writers.

Guidelines

All In! is a vibrant mix of interactive sessions and panel discussions, workshops and fringe activities to spur the writer in you. All In! is a vibrant mix of interactive sessions and panel discussions, workshops and fringe activities to spur the writer in you.

ASEAN Young Short Filmmakers Exhibition

With support from the National Youth Council, All In! is featuring short films written and produced by 13 – 25 year olds, in this special screening and panel discussion.

Watch out for the list of featured films, coming out soon!

Guidelines

All In! holds masterclasses and workshops to further develop writing skills and strengthen key competencies in developing effective stories. All In! holds masterclasses and workshops to further develop writing skills and strengthen key competencies in developing effective stories.

Updates & All That Buzz!

Latest Blog Round-up

Republic Poly’s Collaboration with All In! 2016

SAS student writers are ALL IN! by Sheyna Cruz, THE EYE Correspondent (27 April 2016)

Writing for Progress: The Science of Storytelling by Adam Ahmed Samdin and Sean Tan (5 April 2016)

The Art of Short Stories: An Interview with Dr Yeo Wei Wei by Sean Tan (5 April 2016)

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