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Fistful of colours

awarded the 1992 Singapore Literature Prize

by Su-chen Christine Lim

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Published by EPB Publishers in Singapore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSuchen Christine Lim.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCSE 93/00360 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination362 p. ;
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1068996M
ISBN 109971003376
LC Control Number93943628


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Fistful of Colours is a seminal novel in Singapore’s literary canon and was the first book to receive the Singapore Literature Prize in This brand-new edition from Straits Times Press incorporates the final text revisions from the writer and features a new cover and improved layout for easier reading.

Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lim, Suchen Christine. Fistful of colours. Singapore: SNP International, (OCoLC) Fistful of Colours is an elegant, multi-layered reflection on Singapore as experienced through one day in the life of Suwen, a young teacher in search of her identity as a woman and an artist.

Written by Suchen Christine Lim. Fistful of Colours is a seminal novel in Singapore's literary canon and was the first book to receive the Singapore Literature Prize in This brand-new edition from Straits Times Press incorporates the final text revisions from the writer and features a new cover and improved layout for easier reading.

Fistful of colours. Singapore: SNP Editions. MLA Citation. Lim, Su-chen Christine. Fistful of colours / Suchen Christine Lim SNP Editions Singapore Australian/Harvard Citation.

Lim, Su-chen Christine. Fistful of colours / Suchen Christine Lim SNP Editions Singapore. Wikipedia Citation. Fistful of Colours by C. Lim Suchen,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(88). Fistful of Colours is a elegant, multi layered reflection on Singapore as experienced through one day in the life of Ong Suwen, a young teacher in search of her identity as a woman and an artist Peering into the rich history of her stepfather s family, Suwen uncovers and reveals the hopes and struggles of Singapore s first generation of immigrants and /5(K).

FISTFUL OF COLOURS by Suchen Christine Lim / published by Straits Fistful of colours book Press * Fistful of Colours is an elegant, multi-layered reflection on Singapore as experienced through one day in the life of Ong Suwen, a young teacher in search of her identity as a woman and an artist.

Peering into the rich history of her stepfather's family, Suwen uncovers and reveals the hopes and. Fistful of colours. Singapore: EPB Publishers, (OCoLC) Online version: Lim, Su-chen Christine. Fistful of colours. Singapore: EPB Publishers, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Su-chen Christine Lim.

We will be discussing Fistful of Colours by Suchen Christine Lim. The author will be joining us at the session. About the Book Fistful of Colours is an elegant, multi-layered reflection of what it means to be Singaporean, through a single day in the life of Suwen, a young teacher struggling to define herself as a person and as an artist.

In her. Fistful of Colours is an elegant, multi-layered reflection on what it means to be Singaporean, through a single day in the life of Suwen, a young teacher struggling to define herself as a woman and as an artist.

Literature remembers what urban renewal erased. When I was writing Fistful of Colours in the s, Singapore had embarked on a frenzied programme of tear-down and build-up. Landmarks disappeared. Whole communities were uprooted and re-located. I wanted to capture in Fistful of Colours the erased communities and landscapes of the past.

It was her third novel Fistful of Colours that carved for Lim an indelible place in the Singapore literary scene. The novel, which developed one of Lim’s favourite Fistful of colours book personal dilemmas seen against a larger macrocosm of societal change—was awarded the inaugural $10, Singapore Literature Prize (Fiction) in Fistful of Colours on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: SNP Editions.

Fistful of colours book is interesting to contrast A Fistful Of Colours with another award-winning book, Art Studio by Yeng Pway Ngon, which also covers the travails of artists in Singapore in the s. THE SAME COLOURS These models fell in three groups for paint, the plainclothes cops, the SWAT team and the uniformed cops, but there were colours that were the same on all the models, which I have listed below in this preamble.

I did most of these colours first and all together, to try and speed up the painting process a bit. Folksonomy: A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging.

Coined by Thomas Vander Wal, it is a portmanteau of folk and taxonomy. Inher novel, Fistful Of Colours, won the Inaugural Singapore Literature Prize. Critics have described her first novel, Rice Bowl, as “a landmark publication on post-independence Singapore”, and A Bit of Earth as “a literary masterwork as well as a historical document”.

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InThe Straits Times' Akshita Nanda selected Fistful of Colours as one of 10 classic Singapore novels. She wrote, "The gorgeously detailed A Fistful Of Colours by Suchen Christine Lim covers art and women's fight for equal rights over 80 years of Singapore history.

The winner of the first Singapore Literature Prize init is a fist Born: J (age 71), Ipoh, Federation of. Singapore Literature Prize.

This biennial competition is open to Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents whose works of fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction have been published in Singapore or abroad during specified period of time in any of Singapore’s four official languages — Chinese, English, Malay, or Tamil.

In Mayhis highly acclaimed play Those Who Can't, Teach was published in book form by the independent publisher Epigram Books. Su-Chen Christine Lim's works consider varied themes surrounding issues of gender, immigration and orthodoxy.

Inher novel, Fistful of Colours, was awarded the first Singapore Literature Prize. My first book, 'Reading the World' or 'The World Between Two Covers', as it is known in the US, was published in It was inspired by my year-long journey through a book from every country in the world, which I recorded on this blog.

My next book, a novel called 'Beside Myself', will be published worldwide in English by Bloomsbury in Dan Glasers new novel A Fistful of Nothing follows a retired private eye beneath Los Angeles and into a miasma of betrayal and murder.

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A worthy finale to Sergio Leone’s series of westerns, “A Fistful of Dynamite” (aka “Duck, You sucker”) brings together Rod Steiger and James Coburn, an unlikely couple of protagonists with the first pursuing his bandit ways with a big bank robbery planned and the second, an IRA explosives expert on the run from the British haunted by memories of a bitter past/5(37).

The back cover of The Colours of All the Cattle calls this book, the twentieth in the No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, “the one with the election.” Indeed, a special election for a seat on the Gabarone city council dominates the stories told in The Colours of All the council is closely divided about a proposal to build Big Fun Hotel on some land next to a cemetery.

Publisher: IDW Written & Art by: Kevin Esatman & Simon Bisley Colours by: Tomi Varga Fistful of Blood #2 Blondie discovers the deep, dark secrets of the “Town With No Name” – it will take everything in her arsenal to survive the first night.

I was once told the genre of short story writing is the most difficult to master, and a field that is reserved for literary luminaries such as Jeffrey Archer and Frederick Forsyth.

That comment served to light a fire in the distant recesses of my mind. When I hear those kinds of remarks, my hackles rise and I immediately want to prove them wrong. Suchen Christine Lim’s most recent novel, The River’s Song, was launched during the Singapore Writers’ Festand in London It was featured in Kirkus Reviews as one of “The Best Books of ”.

InSuchen’s third novel, Fistful Of Colours, was awarded the Inaugural Singapore Literature s have described her first novel, Rice Bowl, as “a landmark. Singapore Su-Chen Christine Lim Fistful of Colours I’ve found Gomorrah by Saviano in the list, Great book, interesting movie.

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Facebook gives people the power to share and makes. Inher third novel, A Fistful of Colours, was awarded the Inaugural Singapore Literature Prize. A Bit Of Earth (), her fourth novel, and a short-story collection, The Lies That Build A Marriage () were subsequently shortlisted for the same prize.

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