MIND THE GAP: NEW PERSPECTIVES ON RESEARCHING & WRITING MALAYSIAN HISTORY by MAHEN BALA



Saturday, 20th July 2-3pm
Postcards from the South
(2018) is a multi-lingual, experimental history book, retracing the historic Southern Line, giving voice to the railway, the people and the places they call home. A parallel narrative explores new perspectives on a century and a half of railway history and its role in nation-building, using previously unpublished photographs, documents and maps. During this talk, Mahen Bala will be sharing insights into the project, lessons learned, challenges and future plans.

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