Strategic Information and Research Development Centre (SIRD) cordially invites you to the launch of four books by Dr. Syed Husin Ali, the renowned academic turned political activist, prolific author and Deputy President of Parti KeADILan Rakyat (PKR).I read Two Faces : Detention Without Trial, about Dr. Syed Hussin Ali's detention under the ISA, when it first came out and it has stayed with me ever since.
The event will gather luminaries that include Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim, the Menteri Besar of Selangor, who will review Orang Melayu: Masalah dan Masa Depanya; Dr Lim Teck Ghee, Director of the Centre for Policy Initiatives, who will review Ethnic Relations in Malaysia: Harmony & Conflict; and Pak Said Zahari, eminent journalist and former editor-in-chief of the Utusan Melayu Group, who will review the Malay and English editions of Dua Wajah: Tahanan Tanpa Bicara/Two Faces: Detention without Trial.
The Honourable Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim will grace the occasion and deliver the Keynote Address.ALL ARE WELCOME
Date : Sunday, 9 November 2008
Time : 3.00 pm – 5.00 pm
Venue : Carlton Holiday Hotel, Persiaran Akuatik, Seksyen 1340100 Shah Alam, Selangor
For further information, please call En Zulhabri at 03-79578342-43
Mr. Chong Ton Sin Executive Director, SIRD
Friday, October 31, 2008
SIRD Launches Dr. Syed Hussin Ali's Books
Here's news from Zulhabri of SIRD of another very interesting book lauch :