Books and Contemporary Culture in Singapore: A Conversation with Kenny Chan
December 15, 2017 | Episode #20
SINGAPORE – In Episode #20 of his podcast, Thomas Fraser talks with Kenny Chan, Store Director of the Kinokuniya bookstore chain in Singapore, about books, Singaporean authors and the literary scene in Singapore. Chan is a champion of books and reading and a close observer of how books reflect contemporary culture in Singapore. He also has some very interesting insights into leaders, leadership and public service in Singapore.
“With Mr. Lee [Lee Kuan Yew], my main lesson was nothing is impossible," he says.
For a list of Singapore books discussed in this podcast, please click here.