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Literary Arts
Artist:
Subject:
Personalities>>Biographies>>Authors>>Cultural Medallion Recipients
Arts>>Literary Arts
Language:
English
Audience:
Adults|Young People
Type:
Video Recording
File Details:
211644 KB, 1 videorecording (24min., 45 sec.) : sd., col. video/x-msvideo
Abstract:
This is a video recording of an interview conducted with veteran writer and former Head of Department of Chinese Studies at the National University of Singapore, Prof. Wong Yoon Wah, recipient of the Cultural Medallion Award for Literature in 1986. The video traces his literary career, and records his thoughts on his own works, literary style, inspiration, as well as his future writing plans. Included are a collection of photographs showing Prof. Wong`s active participation in various literary activities, workshops and programmes held locally and overseas. Narration conducted in Chinese with English subtitles.
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