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Readings at 67 Jalan Tempinis Satu.

From Sharon:
Our series of monthly readings resumes next Saturday, 26th August, 2006 with the aim of encouraging new writing talent.

Time: 3.30pm
Date: 26th August 2006
Place: 67, Jalan Tempinis Satu, Lucky Garden, Bangsar (for directions check

Readers for this Saturday include:

Ted Mahsun
Jessie Michael
Saradha Narayan
Fairul Nizam
Sharanya Manivanan

"Readings" is organized by Sharon Bakar and is made possible by the
gracious sponsorship of Seksan from 67 Tempinis Satu and La Bodega.
Ted Mahsun will be quaking with fear and stage fright as he reads.


  1. many thanks for posting this

    everyone quakes with fear first time, teddy! but hopefully nit will be a good experience som you can see how your work goes down with an audience


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