(Updates) Book Launch and Public Forum “May 13” May 12, 2007Posted by elizabethwong in Creative, Event, History, Malaysia, Politics, Race Relations.
Beth Yahp, novelist and author of The Crocodile Fury (1992; winner of the 1993 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for First Fiction and the 1993 New South Wales Ethnic Affairs Commission Award for Fiction), will be with us during the launch.
She flew in late Thursday night from Australia. Beth will be reading an excerpt from her very popular short story, In 1969.
She will be joined by Chee Sek Thim, artist and director of Five Arts Centre.
Sek Thim’s musical drama, “That Was the Year”, is playing at KLPac at the moment. It ends on Sunday, 13 May at 3 pm. The musical is based on In 1969.