Legacy of colonialism: Singapore artist’s show on Malayan Emergency and its resonance for Hong Kong

//Legacy of colonialism: Singapore artist’s show on Malayan Emergency and its resonance for Hong Kong

Legacy of colonialism: Singapore artist’s show on Malayan Emergency and its resonance for Hong Kong

Singaporean artist Sim Chi Yin has brought her exhibition about Chinese communists to Hong Kong just when anti-Chinese Communist sentiment is running high in the semi-autonomous city.“One Day We’ll Understand” is about the Malayan Emergency, the 1948-60 communist guerilla war fought in the Federation of Malaya before and after independence from Britain. Its opening in Hong Kong last week coincided with a protest march by record numbers of people against a proposed law change that would make it…

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