BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  History on Repeat #4: Nineteenth-Century Women of Malaya

History on Repeat #4: Nineteenth-Century Women of Malaya

Dr Mulaika Hijjas, Lecturer in South East Asian Studies, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

14-Feb-20 15:00

History on Repeat #4: Nineteenth-Century Women of Malaya

History on Repeat is an eight-part miniseries that aims to delve into key aspects of Malaysian history. While we won’t be able to cover every period and topic in our vast and complex past, we will be having a series of conversations on key subjects, places and themes, and discussing why our history still matters today. For our fourth episode, we speak with Dr Mulaika Hijjas, Lecturer in South East Asian Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, about the history of women in nineteenth-century Malaya.

                      

History on Repeat #1: Archaeology and the Roots of the Malay World

History on Repeat #2: Rethinking Melaka and the Sejarah Melayu

History on Repeat #3: Portuguese and Dutch Legacies in the Malay Peninsula

History on Repeat #5: British Malaya through the Lens of Architecture

History on Repeat #6: Migration and the Making of Chinese and Indian Diasporas in Malaysia

History on Repeat #7: Malaya and the Second World War

History on Repeat #8: The Making of Malaysian Identities

Produced by: Chase Caldwell Smith

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureLive and LearnHistory on RepeatMalaysian historyhistory of Malayanineteenth-century historytwentieth-century historyhistory of womenliteracyreadingwritingstorytellingsyairpublishinggender roleshikayatcourt of PenyengaturbanisationmodernityEducationPerforming ArtsCulture, History, HeritageParenting, Family, Relationships


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : HerVantage: Dr Anjhula Mya Singh Bais, Chair of the International Board for...

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Amanpreet Bajaj, General Manager for India, Southeast Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Airbnb

9:35 AM

BBC World Service

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Kualesa

11:05 AM

HerVantage

Dr Anjhula Mya Singh Bais, Chair of the International Board for Amnesty International

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Amanpreet Bajaj, General Manager for India, Southeast Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Airbnb

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

3:05 PM

Earth Matters

The Highs and Lows of Development in Fraser's Hill

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Public Health: Do We Have A Drinking Problem in Malaysia?

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

KIV

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Popcorn Culture - Review

Ghostbusters: Afterlife

8:00 PM

Cruise Control

Daniel Fernandez, dsf.my | Ariff Roose | Richard Bradbury

9:00 PM

Breaking Bread

Loh Yi Jun (junandtonic.com) | TBC

10:00 PM

The Pulse