Oral History and Fragments in Southeast Asia

  • Kah Seng Loh
  • Ernest Koh
  • Alistair Thomson
Part of the PALGRAVE Studies in Oral History book series (PSOH)


This book offers a view from Southeast Asia, where oral history is embryonic and state led but is also being socially contested and redefined. The book began as a conference in Singapore in 2010, organized by the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies (ISEAS) and the Singapore Heritage Society. ISEAS had hosted a similar event 20 years ago, which resulted in the publication Oral History in Southeast Asia: Theory and Method (1998).1 The interim years have witnessed significant changes in Southeast Asia that are transforming the practice of oral history.


Oral History National Archive Oral Tradition Khmer Rouge National History 
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  • Ernest Koh
  • Alistair Thomson

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