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.
This programme is eligible for the Tote Board Arts Grant subsidy.
10–12 March 2017
Seminars and Panel Discussions
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.
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!
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!
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.
ALL IN! 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!