Asian Festival of Children’s Content 2017

Events / Festival / Main Festival

May 17, 2017 - May 21, 2017
National Library Building, 100 Victoria Street Singapore 188064

Visit the official website, or follow them on Twitter, or tune in to this hashtag #afcc2017


Galuh Larasati Herdiana Hakim Murti Bunanta Renny Yaniar Robyn Soetikno Yovita Siswati

The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) is an annual festival in Singapore that celebrates and promotes the creation and appreciation of children’s books and content, with a focus on Asian themes.

Indonesia is the country of focus for this year.


Below is some of the highlight programs that involves participating writers from Indonesia. For the complete festival program, please visit Asian Festival of Children’s Content 2017 Country of Focus page.

Performing a Folktale — Emilia Nazir (Secretary General, INABBY), Galuh Larasati
Books For Indonesian Girls By Indonesian Girls: How Children’s Books Shape Perspectives of the World — Robyn Soetikno
The Place of Young Writers in Indonesia — Murti Bunanta, Renny Yaniar
Indonesian Mysteries and Historical Fiction — Herdiana Hakim, Yovita Siswati

Organized by National Book Development Council of Singapore