The Future of Our Pasts intern Teo Zi Qing finds out more about the critically endangered Kristang language, and efforts to revive it, through playing a special board game.
The Future of Our Pasts interns participate in Amanda Heng’s Let’s Chat, a performance art piece presented at the NUS Museum as part of Radio Malaya: Abridged Conversations About Art. Teo Zi Qing tells us more.
Students from multiple different institutions — NUS, NTU, Yale-NUS, Oxford, Columbia and LSE — come together to investigate how forms of intimacy have manifested in human relationships from the pre-colonial period to Singapore's recent past. They hope to highlight the inherent complexity and diversity in our understanding of what love, intimacy, marriage and sexuality involve.
Four Royal College of Music student-musicians from Singapore explore the idea of Singaporean composition in a Western Classical Music tradition. Through Project IdIOM, they ask whether a collective identity exists in concert music written by Singaporeans, while gaining a new appreciation of our composers.