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LECTURE: Ghost in the Shelves: Exploring Singapore’s Horror Culture, Jacqueline Lee

  • National Library Board 100 Victoria Street Singapore, 188064 Singapore (map)
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The horror genre has a special place in Singapore’s book publishing and movie history as seen through iconic publications and productions such as "The Almost Complete Collection of True Singapore Ghost Stories" books and "Pontianak" films.

Join Associate Librarian Jacqueline Lee as she embarks on a journey through Singapore’s published horror heritage and its evolution, while reflecting on the wider culture of horror in Singapore—including what it can teach us about our society and ourselves.


VENUE: National Library Building (The Pod, Level 16)
ADDRESS: 100 Victoria Street, Singapore 188064
EVENT WEBSITE: Facebook, NLB (for registration)

DATE AND TIME
27 Aug 2019, 7pm-8pm