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  • 2017 ASEAN Poetry and Syair Forum and Performance

    29 & 30 Sep



    Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka
Literature
2017 ASEAN Poetry and Syair Forum and Performance
ASEAN

For the third year, poets from the Nusantara and ASEAN countries will come together to
showcase their works and ultimately demonstrate the very essence of harmonious ASEAN
literature. Also to be showcased is the synergy of "Syair" writers/composers and singers, who
will relive the heritage of Malay traditional poems.

 

ASEAN Poetry and Syair Forum
29 & 30 Sep 2017
8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Balai Seminar Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka, Jalan Dewan Bahasa, Kuala Lumpur
General admission - RM30

 

ASEAN Poetry and Syair Performance
29 Sep 2017
8:30 p.m.
Rumah PENA, Jalan Dewan Bahasa, Kuala Lumpur
Free admission

 

ASEAN Poetry and Syair Performance
30 Sep 2017
8:30 p.m.
Auditorium Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, Jalan Dewan Bahasa, Kuala Lumpur

Free Admission



Participating Poets

Malaysia
Khalid Salleh
Fairul Pujangga
Siti Zainon Ismail

Indonesia
Rusli Marzuki Saria
Ulfatin CH

Brunei
H. Mar

Singapore
Noor Hasnah Adam

Cambodia
Chheangly Yeng

Laos
D. Done Jae

Myanmar
Aung Khin Myint

Thailand
Phaitoon Thanya

Vietnam
Nguyen Phan Que Mai

 

Participating Syair Performers

Malaysia
Shafa'atussara Silahudin @ Syafa
Rusmawani Ishak

Indonesia
Idawati, M.A.
Nelly Alie
Juspebgo Setiawan

Singapore
Afi Hanafi

Guest artists
Mardiana Alwi
Zaidi Omar