Invitation: 27th July 2011, Textile Talk @ National Textile Museum, Kuala Lumpur

Topic:

HOW TO WEAR A BATIK SARONG ?                           

 Schedule  :

DATE            :        27 July 2011 (Wednesday)
TIME            :        10.30 a.m.
VENUE        :        Galeri Saindera, Level 2
SPEAKER    :      Cedric Tan
 
Cedric will examine  the socio-historical development and multi-cultural influences on batik sarung among the various communities in Malaysia and the variations in the style of tying this tubular skirt.
 
Who is Cedric Tan ?

Cedric Tan is a 6th generation Baba from Malacca and is actively researching and promoting Baba & Nyonya culture in Malaysia and Singapore. He has been a culture consultant in most Baba & Nyonya events in Malaysia, amongst which include the promotion of Nyonya Kebayas by the late YABhg Datin seri Endon Mahmood and various Peranakan exhibitions in Muzium Negara, Kuala Lumpur. He is reviving the traditional Baba wedding and actively shares his thoughts and articles on the culture in the quarterly Peranakan newsletter issued by the Singaporean Peranakan Association.  He is also the Honorary Secretary of the Peranakan Baba Nyonya Association of Kuala Lumpur and Selangor.
 
Admission:

RM38 per person.

This includes a tea reception and a batik sarung as your momento.

Registration:

Please register by replying to this email address:  asmah@jmm.gov.my;  or call Nor Asmah at 0193667275

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