Kevin Kwan
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles

Invisible Factory Billionaire: The Minting of a New Post-Colonial Literary Darling Tash Aw
5 Jun 2014 // 8:30 PM

With the publication of his third novel, Tash Aw's celebrity status is now assured. But do the books equal the hype?


'Crazy Rich Asians' Will Have You Seriously Considering That the Rich Really Should Be Eaten
23 Nov 2014 // 4:00 AM

This tale takes pains to emphasise the difference between the crass newly-rich mainland Chinese (yay!) and the rich-for-like-forever distinguished Chinese families (boo!).

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

READ the article