Category Archive: SingLit

  • Fairoz Ahmad is a very busy man. On top of his work as a lecturer in Temasek Polytechnic, this  Chevening-Oxford alumni co-founded the award-winning social enterprise, Chapter W, to empower women through the use of technology. What drives his ambition is his belief in leveraging technology thoughtfully to scale social impact. Recently, he published his […]

  • What will the future of Singapore look like? Will we be able to live in the sky or under the sea, and travel around in hovercrafts?  Source: Or will we have more marvelous skyscrapers and glasshouses on top of what we have today? Source: Judith Huang takes us on a voyage into the […]

  • Not many people follow the contemporary art scene in Singapore, but fret not, the Lee Kong Chian Reference Library has a few gems that’ll surely interest you! Today, we will be introducing three fascinating artists based in Singapore, and a book by each of them. 1. Pulp: A Short Biography of the Banished Book by […]

  • Do you fall asleep at the thought of history? Don’t deny it, I’m sure you’ve stolen a few winks at least once. 😏 Now, what if I told you history could come alive Source: I’m sure you’re thinking, “Nah, it’ll still be too dry.” But wait! With historical fiction, you can really go back […]

  • Have you ever read a philosophical action-packed horror-comedy, coming-of-age road trip novel starring a pontianak? Source: If your answer is yes, then you’ve probably read Suffian Hakim’s ‘The Minorities’. If your answer is no, here are three reasons why you should read it! 1. Hilarious, action-packed plot First of all, the plot of this book […]