Singapore

Heritage-Making in Singapore

March 22, 2017 Asia Pacific Memo 0

Memo #397 By: Kelvin E.Y. Low – kelvinlow [at] nus.edu.sg In 2008, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) of Singapore announced that its conservation program would extend beyond buildings to include other landmarks and structures such as bridges, […]

China

A New Era for Chinese Cartoons (Manhua)?

March 15, 2017 Asia Pacific Memo 0

Memo #396 By: Nick Stember – nick.stember [at] gmail.com Chinese manhua (literally, ‘casual pictures’) remain virtually unknown in Europe and North America, trailing Japanese manga in popularity even within mainland China. Though China has a long history […]

South Korea

Multicultural Policy in South Korea and its Implications for Social Inclusion of Multiethnic Youth
Taking multiculturalism from vision to reality will require more than policies aimed at social integration

January 25, 2017 Asia Pacific Memo 0

Memo #391 By: Léo-Thomas Brylowski – ltbrylowski [at] gmail.com A record number of children born from mixed marriages are starting to make their way through South Korea’s public schooling system since the country’s multicultural turn in 2007. […]

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