The second volume of Cultural Connections is dedicated to this theme of how arts, culture and heritage contribute to the creation of Liveable Cities. This issue contains essays from public sector leaders from the arts and culture sectors as well as eminent diplomats, academics and scholars.


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7 Chapters
History, Culture and the Making of a Successful City
Professor Tommy Koh
A Historic Heart: How Heritage Districts Can Make Cities More Liveable
Mr Michael Koh
Ms Katyana Melic
Arts, Culture and the Creative City
Dr Mathew Trinca
Connecting the Arts and Life: The Role of Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay
Mr Benson Puah
Home Truly: The Role of the Arts in Making a Country Home
Mr Paul Tan
Diversity at a Port City in Southeast Asia: The Case of Singapore in the Fourteenth Century
Mr Derek Heng
Going Home: Negotiating Identity in Tang Da Wu’s Art
Ms Charmaine Toh

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