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AFCC 2018 Masterclass | Play and Replay: How to Prepare Your Creations for Multiple Platforms and Adaptations

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Play and Replay: How to Prepare Your Creations for Multiple Platforms and Adaptations
By Colin Goh

If you're spending time and effort creating something, why not adapt it for multiple platforms as well? In this masterclass, Colin Goh, co-creator of critically-acclaimed comic series Dim Sum Warriors, reveals how his kung fu-fighting dumplings developed from an app to printed graphic novels and children’s picture books, to and most recently, a stage musical. Participants will take away key skills to map the potential of their own creations and capitalise on available opportunities.

Participants should ideally have a creation in progress and be willing to share basic information for brainstorming and feedback purposes.

- AFCC 2018 pass holders enjoy 25% off regular prices for Masterclass tickets. Please email programmes@bookcouncil.sg to request for the discount code.

- Concession ticket holders are required to produce valid student identification for entry into the session.

This Masterclass session is presented as part of the 9th edition of the Asian Festival of Children's Content. For more information on available programmes, please visit https://afcc.com.sg

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About the Speaker

COLIN GOH

Colin Goh is a writer/cartoonist whose work includes the international bestseller Search Inside Yourself . With wife Woo Yen Yen, he created Dim Sum Warriors, a critically-acclaimed bilingual comic and app series which was adapted into a musical that toured 25 major Chinese cities. They also founded satirical website TalkingCock.com and made the multiple award-winning movie, Singapore Dreaming.

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About the Asian Festival of Children's Content

The Asian Festival of Children's Content (AFCC) is a one-of-a-kind festival that aims to promote and celebrate the creation, development, and appreciation of quality Asian content for children. The Singapore Book Council has been organising the Asian Children's Writers and Illustrators Conference since 2000.

Leveraging on the success of this conference. it has since expanded to become a premier regional event that brings together esteemed local and international talents including writers, illustrators, editors, publishers, distributors, as well as parents and children.

Now in its 9th year running, the SBC is committed to expanding AFCC to boost its capacity, outreach and overall impact. At its maximum potential, AFCC can influence and impact the educational growth and development of approximately two billion children in Asia.

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Fri Sep 7, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM SGT
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Venue
Multipurpose Room, B1, National Library Building
Tickets
General Admission SOLD OUT $60.00
Concession - Student SOLD OUT $45.00
Venue Address
100 Victoria St, Singapore 188064 Singapore
Organizer
Singapore Book Council
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