These vignettes encapsulate the most electrifying and sometimes unnerving voices in Singaporean contemporary writing, bringing to life a haunting rush of writing from novels such as Nuraliah Norasid's The Gatekeeper, Lee Jing-Jing's How We Disappeared, Sharlene Teo's Ponti, Cyril Wong's Let Me Tell You Something About That Night, O Thiam Chin's Fox Fire Girl and others.
Glorious, Monstrous, Hantu* Tales from Singapore becomes an eerie polyphonic sensation from the darker, more monstrous but no less glorious side of Singaporean literature.
*‘Hantu’ is a Malay term that refers to ghosts, especially in Malay folklore and ghost myths.
Commissioned by the National Arts Council, Singapore.
For ages 16+
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