Malay Manuscript Collection and Early Malay Printing in America and Europe
Professor Hadijah Rahmat will discuss the manuscripts and early Malay books found in the United States (US) and Europe, where there are precious collections on Malay literary culture. These were gathered by Christian missionaries, scholars as well as European and American colonial officers. Learn about Professor Hadijah's experiences in examining manuscripts and early Malay printings held at institutions such as the Library of Congress (US), Leiden University (Netherlands) and the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom).
Level 5, Possibility Room, National Library Building
25 Nov 2017
2pm - 3pm
Free admission. Please register at library eKiosks or www.nlb.gov.sg/golibrary.
06 Nov 2017