Nasi Lemak 2.0 comments on the state of affairs of any multi-racial, multi-cultural society in the modern age of global competition.
Our first bookshelf for the Fall 2014 semester will whet your appetite for SEA food!
Writer/director Yasmin Ahmad crafted a shining look at friendship, family, and first love that speaks beyond cultural and geographic boundaries in Talentime. (on 5/14)
A film that touches on issues such as cultural differences, compromise, mutual acceptance, language barrier, old friendship and of course, family.
Join in the action-packed kung fu action involving Cantonese gangsters, casino bosses, brothel mamasans, Japanese ninjas, and a corrupt English policemen! (on 2/26)
Jo Kukathas speaks at the TEDxKL 2012 forum as one of her alter-ego characters, Puan Badariah.
We are featuring books on everyday forms of resistance, inspired by James C. Scott’s work, in Southeast Asia this week.
This week we have a selection of cookbooks and books on food culture and heritage in Southeast Asia.
This week we are featuring books engaging with issues of gender and sexuality in Malaysia.
Featuring five diverse works about or with content on Kuala Lumpur, “arguably Southeast Asia’s most spectacular city.”