William Willetts Annual Lecture Series 2016


William Willetts Annual Lecture

Organised by Southeast Asian Ceramic Society

7.30pm, Wednesday, 16 March 2016
Asian Civilisations Museum, Ngee Ann Auditorium
1 Empress Place Singapore 179555
Speaker: Prof Wang Gungwu

About Prof Wang Gungwu
Professor Wang is one of the most eminent scholars and historians in Asia today and is renowned for his scholarship on the history of the Chinese diaspora in Southeast Asia, as well as the history and civilisation of China and Southeast Asia.  He has authored several dozen books and hundreds of articles on the subject. Professor Wang’s academic career has spanned over half a century in Australia, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Singapore.

He is currently Chairman of the Managing Board of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Chairman of the East Asian Institute, and Chairman of the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.

Professor Wang and his wife, a past president of SEACS, are Life Members of our society.


‘By Land or Sea:  Ceramics and Silk’

SEACS members, please arrive by 6:45pm for the AGM, and guests are welcome to join for the William Willetts Lecture at 7:20 pm for 7.30pm. Please register your attendance with Marjorie Chu, Email: art@artforum.com.sg, or SMS to 96202983. SEACS appreciates ACM for their support and sponsorship of the AGM and William Willetts Lecture 2016.