Talk/Workshop

A Lighter Side of History: Growing up in Keong Saik by Charmaine

Organised by: National Museum of Singapore
  • Date:
    13 May 2017
  • Time:
    11:00am
  • Duration:
    1h
  • Venue:
    Seminar Room, Level Two, National Museum of Singapore
  • Language:
    English
  • Admission:
    Free admission with registration
    Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Synopsis:

Charmaine Leung, the author of an upcoming publication, 17A Keong Saik Road, shares her experiences growing up in a shophouse on Keong Saik Road in the 1970s when it was a red-light district. Featuring stories about the area and its people, 17A Keong Saik Road interweaves past and present narratives with the author's personal journey of hope and reconciliation.

A Lighter Side of History: Growing up in Keong Saik by Charmaine


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