Overseas Chinese Literary Debates and the Crisis of Malayan Identity in the Late 1940s

Overseas Chinese Literary Debates and the Crisis of Malayan Identity in the Late 1940s

Date
Tuesday, 06 February 2018

As part of a research project on Chinese literature in the 1940s, supported by the NIE Academic Research Fund (RI7/15LJ), Asst Prof Li Jia has invited Prof Satoshi Masutani of Rikkyo University to visit the NIE Asian Languages and Cultures Academic Group (ALC) on 6th and 7th February 2018 for academic exchange. He delivered a lecture in Chinese on ‘Overseas Chinese Literary Debates and the Crisis of Malayan Identity in the Late 1940s’. His lecture was followed by very enthusiastic exchange with lecturers and students of the Chinese department.

Head of ALC, A/P Hadijah Bte Rahmat, as well as Acting Deputy Head A/P Tan Chee Lay, had the pleasure of meeting Prof Masutani separately. There was active discussion on future cooperation between the two universities. Prof Hadijah also presented to Prof Masutani two of her works.

 

Source: NIE/ALC, NIE/ALC