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— by Chong Seow Wei: The Malaysia-born Singapore resident shares his thoughts on the evolution of the comic industry and if comics are the art form of the people

It was a 2017 article in Singapore’s paper of record, The Straits Times, that really propelled award-winning cartoonist Sonny Liew into the public eye. The article stated that the National Arts Council had withdrawn a grant of about US$6,000 from Liew’s graphic novel, The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye…

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