Channel News Asia - "Inventing Southeast Asia with Dr. Farish Noor"
In his new series for Channel News Asia, Dr Farish Noor takes an epic journey across Indonesia, Borneo, Vietnam and Cambodia to explore the origins of modern Southeast Asian identities. He follows in the footsteps of colonial explorers, conquerors and merchants who shaped the identity of the region and its peoples – to explore the long shadow of the 19th Century. Dr Farish travels to the hub of the old Asian empires in Paris and London to reveal the roots of colonial thinking.
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