Melodies and Memoirs: Kee Thuan Chye’s Book Launch at Ipoh Swimming Club


In a captivating literary affair held last thursday, the launch of ‘Lim Kit Siang: Malaysian First. Volume Two: Bold to The Last Battle’ took center stage at the Ipoh Swimming Club. This eagerly awaited sequel by Kee Thuan Chye continues the exploration of the political journey of Tan Sri Lim Kit Siang, following the success of Volume One.

The event boasted an illustrious panel featuring Tan Sri Lim Kit Siang, author Kee Thuan Chye, and Tawfik Ismail, with former attorney-general Tan Sri Tommy Thomas moderating the discussion. Attendees were treated to an insightful conversation not only about the book but also delving into broader topics, including the current state of Malaysian politics.

For those who unfortunately missed the event, you can still purchase the book ‘Lim Kit Siang: Malaysian First. Volume Two: Bold to The Last Battle’ on for RM88.00.

Elevating the event with unparalleled energy and charm, the extraordinary Mr. KT Pillay assumed the role of master of ceremonies for the evening. With a commanding stage presence, he expertly steered the audience through a riveting discussion on “MALAYSIAN 1st,” transforming the gathering into an electrifying experience. Mr. Pillay’s magnetic personality ignited a wave of enthusiasm, encouraging lively participation from the eager attendees. His seamless blend of wit, charisma, and hosting finesse set the stage on fire, making him the true heartbeat of an unforgettable evening.

The book launch was not just a ceremony but a spectacle, unveiling Kee Thuan Chye’s latest literary creation. Musical interludes, including Petula Clark’s “This is my Song” and “Impossible Dream,” added a harmonious touch to the overall experience, making it an unforgettable evening of literature and culture.

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