Personalities/Organisations in NORA

Muhammad Ariff Ahmad (b. 6 December 1924, Singapore–23 March 2016, Singapore), also known as Mas, was an award-winning writer, editor and lecturer. A founding member of the Malay literary club, Angkatan Sasterawan ’50 (Asas ’50), he was a prominent expert and activist of the Malay language and culture in Singapore. Besides winning two prestigious Malay awards, the Tun Sri Lanang and the Pendeta (Scholar), Muhammad Ariff has also been honoured on the national and regional levels, receiving the Cultural Medallion (1987) and the Public Service Star (2000). from the Singapore government, as well as the Southeast Asian Write Award (1993). He was a freelance writer and special columnist of the Malay-language newspaper Berita Harian until his death.


1 Muhammad Ariff Ahmad, Cultural Medallion Recipient 1987, literature : [interview]
Mohamed Pitchay Gani Mohamed Abdul Aziz
Video Recording , 27/03/2010

List of work(s) in NORA (5)

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1 Jangan tak ada
Mas, 1924-
Digitised Book , 01/01/1988
2 Mail mau kawin
Mas, 1924-
Digitised Book , 01/01/1976
3 Sarah pengarang kechil
Mas, 1924-
Digitised Book , 01/01/1960
4 Syarifah
Mas, 1924-
Digitised Book , 01/01/1998
5 Taman puspa
Mas, 1924-
Manuscript , 01/01/1947