Words Go Round 2016 by Singapore Writers Festival
The Art of The Interview by Danny Yeo
Yishun Town Secondary and Xinmin Secondary
3 & 4 Mar 2016 (Thu and Fri)
Words Go Round is a programme presented by the Singapore Writers Festival for students and teachers. In its 6th edition, more than 50 interactive talks and workshops by Singaporean and international writers were brought into schools, celebrating words beyond the classroom.
Danny Yeo (Yang Junwei) presented two talks at Yishun Town Secondary School and Xinmsn Secondary School on 3rd and 4th of March, respectively. The students responded enthusiastically to his sessions and were eager to find out more about practices in the media industry as well as skills required for an effective interview.
Columnist and author Danny Yeo knows how to get people to talk. His passion for education, arts and culture often encourages readers to think more about our societal development and happenings around us. His views and opinions are often acute and sensitive. He shared tips on how to uncover information and keep the conversation flowing in an interview.