Tag Archives: Sonny Liew

Singapore’s Real History Through a Fictional Cartoonist

A number of contemporary Singaporean writers and directors are challenging the official monolithic history of their city-state.  Verena Tay’s storytelling performance Cursed Earth and Daniel Hui’s film Snakeskin are two examples of alternative narratives we...

Return of the Green Turtle

The Green Turtle was a comic book superhero created by Hawaiian-born Chinese American artist Chu Fook Hing.  During the Green Turtle’s short five-issue run in Blazing Comics in 1944, he fought in China during World...