Singapore Book Club: Felix Cheong – Sudden in Youth: New and Selected Poems

In March, join Author Felix Cheong as we discuss “Sudden in Youth: New and Selected Poems”

Praises for Felix Cheong’s “Sudden in Youth: New and Selected Poems”

“Felix Cheong is a brilliant new voice in the Asia-Pacific region.” by Barbara Allen, Director, Brisbane Writers Festival

“Felix’s poetry takes us to the knife-edge between blessing and bane at which point we often sense Truth perches. ” by Lee Tzu Pheng, SEA Write Award winner, 1987

“Weighing in craft-wise on the value of individuality, Felix Cheong lifts the Spartan form into a glassy surface of poetic wisdom. ” by Alfred A. Yuson, SEA Write Award winner, 1992 

“Felix Cheong’s poems sound a distinctive voice among the sharply multiple voices coming from a new generation of Singapore poets. ” by Shirley Geok-lin Lim, Commonwealth Poetry Prize winner, 1980

Date: 19 March 2010, Friday

Time: 7.00pm

Venue: Earshot @ The Arts House (1 Old Parliament Lane)


For more information or to register, email with your contact details.


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