/ Yearning for a lost homeland

10 September 2017

Like much of the world, Malaysia is a country worth fighting for, so there is a need to recover a sense of integrity and regain its values. AT last year’s George Town Literary Festival, I was asked to give the keynote address on the theme of hiraeth, a Welsh word that means a longing for a homeland that is no longer there. Homesickness tinged with grief and sadness over the lost...


/ GTLF2017 MONSTERS & (IM)MORTALS: PESTA SASTERA TERBESAR NEGARA PADA TANGGAL 24-26 NOVEMBER 2017

22 August 2017

Belum pun habis dengan bahang George Town Festival 2017, George Town Literary Festival 2017 (GTLF2017) pula kembali lagi untuk kali ketujuh penganjuran dan bakal berlangsung pada tanggal 24-16 November ini dengan tema Monster & (IM) Mortals.


/ 11月乔治市文学节 今年将增设艺穗节

21 August 2017

(吉隆坡20日讯)“第7届乔治市文学节”将在11月24至26日举行,有别于往年,今年将会增设艺穗节,把文学带上街头。


/ 乔治市文学节11月开跑

20 August 2017

(吉隆坡20日讯)2017年第七届乔治市文学节將于11月24日至26日,一连3天在檳城举办。本届主题为「Monsters & (IM) Mortals」,届时来自国內外的作家、诗人等都会通过他们的作品与出席者进行交流。


/ OUR GUIDE TO MUST FOLLOW MALAYSIAN ART FESTIVALS!

21 July 2017

Here in Malaysia, we are fortunate to have a flourishing creative scene with a series of yearly festivals that cater to various art forms. Festivals are great platforms that encourage discussion, promote the exchange of ideas and provide artists with avenue to showcase their work. What’s more, the public get to enjoy and develop a more widespread appreciation of the arts.


/ 林冠英:图破坏槟建设·“不怕民政告两岸三通”

6 July 2017

槟州首席部长林冠英说,民政党欲通过法庭对槟城两岸三通计划采取行动之举,旨在破坏槟城的基础设施计划,槟州政府在这项计划上无所隐藏,无惧被采取诉讼行动。


/ George Town Literary Festival 2017 To Be Held In November

5 July 2017

The George Town Literary Festival 2017 returns for the seventh edition this year with the theme of Monsters Against (Im) Mortals which will be held from Nov 24 to 26 in The Majestic Theatre, Penang, here.


/ Festival Sastera George Town 2017 Berlangsung Pada November

5 July 2017

Edisi ketujuh Festival Sastera George Town 2017 bertemakan 'Monsters Against (Im) Mortals' akan berlangsung dari 24 hingga 26 Nov di sini.


/ 11月24喬治市文學節 各國文藝學者來交流

5 July 2017

(檳城5日訊)主題Monsters&(Im)Mortals的2017年第7屆喬治市文學節(Georgetown Literary Festival),將從11月24日至26日在大華戲院舉行,屆時來自世界各國的作家、詩人及思想家,將通過他們的散文、詩歌、語言、漫畫和電影與大家交流。


/ George Town Festival shortlisted in London Book Fair Awards

13 February 2017

George Town Literary Festival is one of the three shortlisted nominees for the Literary Festival Award alongside India’s Bookaroo Trust – Festival of Children’s Literature and South Africa’s Open Book Festival.