Posts categorised under "Gender"
Examining a tranche of early 20th-century photographs of Malay women, O for Other critiques the layered histories behind the images, reckoning with their legacies.
Postcards of 20th-century Women in the Malay Archipelago
How did the kebaya come to take on national significance across Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia? Yvonne Tan traces the cultural and social history of a costume, and how it became intertwined with the image of the state.