Balik Kampung: Stories of Connection and Disconnection by Verena Tay 

Dublin Core

Title

Balik Kampung: Stories of Connection and Disconnection by Verena Tay 

Subject

Description

8 Mar 2014, Sat 3:00pm - 5:00pm

In collaboration with BooksActually, NTU CCA Singapore will organize a special book presentation focused on the series Balik Kampung 2A: People and Places / Balik Kampung 2B: Contemplations. Edited by Verena Tay, the collection brings together commissioned texts by a series of authors who address their experience of living in different parts of Singapore.The book presentation situates itself as a counterpoint in the context of Paradise Lost. It will produce a shift from reflections of homeland as perceived from afar to engagement with an immediate environment through Balik Kampung stories.

A public programme of Paradise Lost.

Date

2014-03-08

Coverage

Programme Item Type Metadata

Short Description

The book presentation situates itself as a counterpoint in the context of Paradise Lost. It will produce a shift from reflections of homeland as perceived from afar to engagement with an immediate environment through Balik Kampung stories.

Programme Type

Audience

General

Location

Onsite (CCA)

Collaboration

Yes

Commissioned Work

No

Education

No

Collection

Citation

“Balik Kampung: Stories of Connection and Disconnection by Verena Tay ,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed October 1, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/2084.