Invited Speeches

Jeremy Fernando. ‘the suicide bomber: on thought, gifts, death, love, poetry … ’. Singapore: Bras Basah Open: School of Theory & Philosophy, TheoryFilm#12 — Necro-Romanticism: Suicide & Politics in Film (10 May, 2019).

---. ‘writing | walking | blindness’.  Singapore: The National Library of Singapore, ALT TXT (27 February, 2019).

---. ‘reading | art | resistance’. Singapore: The National Library of Singapore, ALT TXT (20 February, 2019).

---. ‘take a walk on the wild(e) side’ simultaneously translated into the Spanish by Alejo Magariños as ‘caminando por el lado salvaje’. Buenos Aires: Alianza Francesa de Buenos Aires, Bienal de la Imagen en Movimiento (3 & 4 November, 2018).

---. ‘resisting art’ simultaneously translated into the Spanish by Alejo Magariños as ‘resistiendo al arte’. Buenos Aires: Alianza Francesa de Buenos Aires, Bienal de la Imagen en Movimiento (2 November, 2018).

---. ‘Words. Things.’. Singapore: Bedok South Secondary School, Arts Fiesta (23 October, 2018).  

---. ‘Elliptical dreams’ in dreams are always already too long, alongside Mark Brantner, Yanyun Chen, Sara Chong, & Lim Lee Ching. Singapore: NUS Museum (NUS Arts Festival, 18 September, 2018).

---. ‘On writing art’. Singapore: National Library of Singapore, Cultural Criticism Reading Series (8 August, 2018).

---. ‘On writhing — with writing’. The European Graduate School ‘Live’ presentation series (14 March, 2018).

---. ‘a final, paradoxical wink …’. Paris: Conservatoire national des arts et métiers (Baudrillard — Street One, 21 June, 2017).

---. 'On interventions — or, space is only noise if you can see’. Singapore: NUS Museum (22 March, 2017).

---. ‘art & writing; or, the whispers of sand …’. Penang: Universiti Sains Malaysia (17 February, 2017).

---. ‘Doing Lines — letters, marks, love …’, performed with the music of Nicolas Jaar. Singapore: Yale-NUS College. (27 October, 2016).  

---. ‘je m’appelle Delilah’, performed with D. Kat Griggs. Berlin: Akademie der Künste, Berlin. (11 September, 2016).

---. 'On writing — writhing, crying, screaming', featuring the charcoal sketches of Yanyun Chen. Msida: University of Malta (24 March, 2016).

---. ‘On thinking with — Sciences, Scientists, and Isabelle Stengers’, alongside the watercolour and ink paintings of Maureen Burdock. Davis: UC Davis (1 June, 2015).

---. ‘On walking with my teacher — writing, ink, calamari …’ Berkeley: UC Berkeley (27 February, 2015) & Davis: UC Davis (26 February, 2015).

---. 'On fidelity; or, will you still love me tomorrow ... ?'. Davis: UC Davis. (24 February, 2014).

---. 'On the law; or, daddy daddy where are thou ... '. Singapore: St. Joseph's Institution. (7 November, 2013).

---. 'Twinkle twinkle; or 4 stars good, 2 stars bad ...'. Singapore: MOE Literature Seminar (20 August, 2011).

---. 'Never the twain shall meet; or how to build a wall’. Guangzhou : Guangzhou University (19 April, 2011).

---. 'Randori with Franz Kafka; on reading, irony, and the law ...'. Tokyo: Kogakuin University. (10 June, 2010).

---. 'Sympathy for the Devil; on evil and reading'. Singapore: Victoria Junior College. (22 May, 2009).

---. 'What if Mary ate the lamb, or is the lamb: post-structural registers in an afternoon'. Singapore: Victoria Junior College. (9 July, 2008).



Fiction


Jeremy Fernando. ‘les langues qui chuchotent dans mon oreille’ in Voice & Verse Poetry Magazine. (July 2018).

---. ‘the languages which whisper in my ear’, translated by Céline Coderey in Voice & Verse Poetry Magazine. (July 2018).

---. ‘who — you’ in Curios — issue 4: Romancing Reality. (April 2018).

---. ‘sans la vue, tu vois’, traduit par Céline Coderey in Queen Mob’s Teahouse. (3 June, 2017).

---. 'sightless, you see' in Queen Mob's Teahouse. (22 May, 2017).

---. ‘mille-feuille', with photography by Alice Renez Tay in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (16 October, 2016).

---. 'Chanson de la mer' in Queen Mob's Teahouse. (21 September, 2016).

---. ‘[;]’ in Curios — issue 2: in-betweens. (May 2016).

---. 'to my little friend ...' in Queen Mob's Teahouse. (31 August, 2015).

---. ‘Of twos — or one(s) too’ in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (12 June, 2015).

---. ‘A requiem — in three …’, with photography by Tan Jingliang in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (25 March, 2015).

---. 'Blue Skies from Pain(t)', with illustrations by Sara Chong in Afterglobe Magazine. (March 2015).

---. ‘Le félin de la mer’, ‘Burning bright’, & ‘Of spirit; or, on ports and coming home’ in Geraldine Song. Semoga Bahagia. Cherrybrook: Horizon Publishing Group, 2014.

---. ‘Dream Sleep’, with photography by Alice Renez Tay in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (2 October, 2014). [translated as ‘Sueña Dormir’ by Manuel Vargas Ricalde in Orange Utan Lab, 2014].

---. 'when television watched him cry' in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (9 August, 2014).

---. 'Dwelt a miner, forty nine ...', illustrated by Yanyun Chen in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (14 February, 2014).

---. 'The Senses of an Empire', illustrated by Yanyun Chen in XiN Magazine. (11 November, 2013).

---. 'Sancho Panza goes to the polls', illustrated by Yanyun Chen in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (2 November, 2012).

---. 'On Wardrobes; or, lions in the veld ...', illustrated by Yanyun Chen in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (30 March, 2012).



Translations

Anne Dufourmantelle. ‘At the risk of the unknown’, translated from the French by Jeremy Fernando in Berfrois: Literature, Ideas, Tea. (25 March, 2019).

Céline Coderey. ‘Light of you’, translated from the French by Jeremy Fernando in Berfrois: Intellectual Jousting in the Republic of Letters. (23 October, 2017).

 

Plays

Esther Tan & Jeremy Fernando. Pure Sugar. (Performed at The Arts House as part of the Short and Sweet Singapore 2007, Wildcards: 22 April, 2007). 

 

Films

Jeremy Fernando & Kenny Png. Ne Kan She Ma. (Special Jury Mention), Wien: Sidewalk Cinema. (1-9 September, 2006).

 

Radio

Rui Ang, Jeremy Fernando & Kenny Png. Take My Train but Leave Me Alone. Seoul: SFX Seoul Radio 2008 – The Ubiquitous Aural Festival of Broadcast Radio, Radio Art and Seminar. (5-23 August 2008). 

 

Music

Jeremy Fernando, Michael Kearney, & Durnin Martin. ‘Dwelt A Miner, Forty-nine’ in Haze. New York & Tokyo: The Symbolic Order, 2019.

Jeremy Fernando & Clement Yang Xi. ‘Love Song for a Seraph’ in One Imperative — Issue 13. Singapore, 2014.

Kenny Png & Jeremy Fernando. ‘New Year’s Day’ in One Imperative — Issue 13. Singapore. 2014.

Rui Ang, Jeremy Fernando & Kenny Png. (2008).  ‘Take my Train but Leave Me Alone’ in PLAYspeak. Compilation CD. Singapore: The Enigmatic Army.

 

Exhibitions

Jeremy Fernando. dreams of hope. Text. Singapore: ‘The Phygital World’. (Chan Hampe Galleries: 27 November – 7 December, 2014).

---. Singapore. Text. Venice: ‘The Ideological Guide to the Venice Biennale 2013.

---. The last last word
. Text. Singapore: Grieve Perspective’s ‘Pennangalanamania!’. (Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore: 15 – 28 August, 2013).

---. A story of a man
. Text. Singapore: Grieve Perspective’s ‘The Obits’. (Chan Hampe Galleries: 23 August – 5 September, 2012)
.    

---. Let me dream up a title in the next five minutes. Automatic Painting, Acrylic. Singapore: Operation Automaton - Night and Day Gallery. (19-21 March, 2009).

Kenny Png feat Jeremy Fernando. 396. Mixed media photography. Hong Kong: Sexpressions – art for the marginalized sexual minorities. (11 December, 2008).

 

Art Reviews

Jeremy Fernando. 'All the world's a ... or it's as easy as ...' in Artist Organized Art. (18 January, 2012).

---. 'Humanism of the automated other; or reading Baruch Gottlieb's i-Mine' in Artist Organized Art. (10 December, 2010).


Artist Talks

Jeremy Fernando. ‘Gaps and Progressions in Communication’, in conversation with Joanne Pang at SPRMRKT Cluny Court, (27 April, 2019).

---. ‘Skin, Scars, and Trauma’, in conversation with Yanyun Chen, Emylia Safian, & Tey Hong Liang at The Singapore Art Musuem @ 8Q, (18 January, 2019).

---, The Plot Thickens: Writing Conservation’, in conversation with Lim Lee Ching, & Theophilus Kwek. ‘at Zarch Collective Spaces, (9 June, 2018).

---, ‘Writing about art’, in conversation with Scott Michael Anthony, & Junni Chen, organised by ArtHop & Treehouse at Tembusu College, National University of Singapore, (6 October, 2016).

---, ‘Film Conversations’, in conversation with Huzir Sulaiman, John Lui, & Tan Bee Thiam at O.P.E.N Film Festival: Singapore International Festival of Arts, (3 July, 2016). 

---, 'We've decided to talk about machines', in conversation with Yu-Chen Wang & Genevieve Chua. at Yeo Workshop, (8 November, 2015).

 

Book Reviews

Jeremy Fernando. 'an epic, fail ... or, reading Yahia Lababidi' in Queen Mob's Teahouse. (1 October, 2018). [on Yahia Lababidi's When Epics Fail: Meditations to Live By].

---. 'Un dessin, je suis pas ...' in Queen Mob's Teahouse. (27 May, 2016). [on Shervin Seah & Candice Phang's Meet The Wakersaur].

---. 'Listening to — notes on a song' in The Singapore Review of Books. (10 December, 2014). [on Geraldine Song's AbsencePresence].

---. '50 Shades of Activism' in The Singapore Review of Books. (9 July, 2013). [on Ingrid Hoofd's Ambiguities of Activism].

---. 'On being too earnest' in The Singapore Review of Books. (22 April, 2013). [on Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest].

---. 'In Conversation with Marco Mazzi & Adam Staley Groves' in The Singapore Review of Books. (15 January, 2013). [on Marco Mazzi's Relational Syntax].

---. 'Read Twilight: crucial lessons from fifty shades of pale' in TODAY. (28 November, 2012). [on Stephenie Meyer's The Twilight Saga].

---. 'Nibble nibble, or ...' in The Singapore Review of Books. (November, 2012). [on Stephenie Meyer's The Twilight Saga].

---. 'My dream is yours ... or butterfly kisses' in The Singapore Review of Books. (July, 2012). [on Julie O'Yang's Butterfly. A Novel].

---. 'A Textual Affair' in Prestige Magazine. (July, 2012). [on Hanif Kureishi's Intimacy].

---.'Excuse me, is that a scroll in your robe or, ...' in Prestige Magazine. (June, 2012). [on Plato's Phaedrus].

---. 'The Map, the Territory, and the Airport Lounge' in The Berlin Review of Books. (May, 2012). [on Michel Houellebecq's The Map and The Territory].

---. 'On Saigon; or Love is on the way...' in Prestige Magazine. (April, 2012). [on Walter Mason's Destination Saigon].

---. 'In Complaint we trust' in Prestige Magazine. (February, 2012). [on Julian Baggini's Complaint: From minor moans to principled protests].

---. 'Excuse me, but would you prefer the window seat?' in Prestige Magazine. (January, 2012). [on Michel Houellebecq's The Map and The Territory].

---. 'Whispering surfaces' in Culture Push. (December, 2011) [on Raine Koh's Pop, Rock, Love].


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