Sunday, July 16, 2006

texts from mid-June to mid-July

*Poetry*
Yong Shu Hoong's "dowhile"
Joel Derfner's "Gay Haiku"

*Fiction*
Richard Gordon's "The Private Life of Florence Nightingale"

*Drama*
Eugene Ionesco’s “The Chairs”
Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night”

*Non-Fiction*
Jane Chia's "Georgette Chen (1906-1993), A Pioneer Artist"
Quentin Crisp's "The Naked Civil Servant"
Ho Ho Ying and Liu Kang’s “Re-connecting: Selected Writings on Singapore Art and Art Criticism”
Marc Smith’s “The Idiot’s Guide to Slam Poetry”

*Graphic Texts*
Alison Bechdel's "Invasion of the Dykes to Watch Out For"

*Performances*
"Body Remix: Goldberg Variations"
Chamber Made Opera's ""Phobia"
Theatreworks' "Play On Earth"
The Necessary Stage's "Mobile"
SRT’s "The Dresser"
The Finger Players’ “First Family”
The Ordinary Theatre’s ”Serve” (my play!) and Republic Polytechnic’s “Over the Wall”

*Movies *
Pixar's "Cars"
"The King and the Clown"
Ho Tzu Nyen’s “4 X 4: Episodes of Singapore Art”


4 comments:

Shez said...

hello. we haven't met. but i've read your poetry some, and Twelfth Night is fun : )

Ng Yi-Sheng said...

It *is*, innit??? Extremely lesborrific.

Mich said...

Do you have the Alison Bechdel, and if so, can I borrow it?

Shez said...

oh, yeh. our lit teacher played us the video version with imogen stubbs in it as (a fairly dashing) viola, and all my classmates fell in lurve when viola was all willow-cabining to olivia. so the lesboness wasn't confined to the text. girls' school, you know. can't resist girls-as-boys :)