MerekaUtusan - Imprinting Malay Modernity Special Exhibition

When:

Fri May 26 2017, 10:00am–6:00pm
Sat May 27 2017, 10:00am–6:00pm
Sun May 28 2017, 10:00am–6:00pm
Tue May 30 2017, 10:00am–6:00pm
Wed May 31 2017, 10:00am–6:00pm

Where: Malay Heritage Centre, 85 Sultan Gate , Rochor-Kampong Glam, Singapore

Restrictions: All ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Website:

Listed by: keith

The Malay Heritage Centre’s fifth special exhibition, titled Mereka Utusan: Imprinting Malay Modernity, launched together with the festival, affirms the importance of language to a community by tracing the development of Malay modernity and identity through print, advertisements and editorial cartoons. Gain insights into how the Malay community in Singapore used the power of the mass media to discuss and respond to historical events such as the Great Depression, World War II, and the nationalist movements that swept across Southeast Asia afterwards.

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