Portrait of Mr. Alfian Sa

 

Title
Portrait of Mr. Alfian Sa'at, top Malay-Muslim student for PSLE and GCE O Level
Description
This is a photograph of Mr. Alfian Sa'at, a student at Raffles Institution and later Raffles Junior College in his school uniform. He was the top Malay Muslim student in Singapore for the Primary School Leaving Examination in 1989, and one of the top students for the GCE O Levels in 1993. After leaving school, he became a writer, poet and playwright. He won the Golden Point Award for Poetry, the Young Artist Award for Literature, the Singapore Literature Prize Commendation Award and the Malay Language Council Commendation Award. Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book Muslims in Singapore : a shared vision, page [47]