The Naysayer’s Book Club: 26 Singaporeans You Need to Know

Epigram Books
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In 26 conversations with 26 naysayers, this book is aimed at reflecting the spectrum of naysaying in Singapore's civil society. Each person is interviewed against the backdrop of his or her bookcase, putting front and centre a life of ideas and imagination.

This is a book club for curious minds.

"We need more naysayers... We need to create new formulas, which you can't until you attack and challenge every sacred cow."
— Kishore Mahbubani, former dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Featured:
Tan Tarn How
Constance Singam
Tay Kheng Soon
Yeoh Lam Keong
Cherian George
Claire Leow
Remy Choo Zheng Xi
Teo Soh Lung
Thirunalan Sasitharan
Jennifer Teo
Dan Wong
Chua Beng Huat
Kirsten Han
Filzah Sumartono
Alex Au
Martyn See
June Chua
William SW Lim
M. Ravi
Loo Zihan
Vanessa Ho
Mohamed Imran Mohamed Taib
Seelan Palay
Sonny Liew
Margaret Thomas
Thum Ping Tjin
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About the author

Simon Vincent is a multimedia journalist who covered the 2015 general election, among other news, for Six-Six News and is currently a freelance writer. His work has also appeared in The Middle Ground, Yahoo! News and other media. A graduate of the National University of Singapore, he has also dipped his toes in civil society, with Maruah and the Singapore Advocacy Awards. During National Service, he picked up a habit of reading and has since amassed a collection of a few hundred books.
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Epigram Books
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Published on
Feb 15, 2019
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Pages
392
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ISBN
9789814785853
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Political
History / Asia / Southeast Asia
Political Science / General
Social Science / General
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