Letter from the Office Ep 4: Taiwan awakens to its tribal culture
Synopsis: Join Straits Times Foreign Editor Bhagyashree Garekar in this podcast series as she discusses life in the headlines and seething crises with ST correspondents in Asia-Pacific, the United States and South Africa. Europe every month.
She talks to Katherine Wei, ST Taiwan correspondent, on the following topics:
How the native tribes of Taiwan were suppressed (1:10)
Rediscover tribal roots, history and culture (6:03)
How the tribes try to preserve their tongues (7:25)
Tribal songs are now on streaming platforms; some won awards (9:34)
Integration of tribes into today’s society (11:38)
Produced by: Bhagyashree Garekar ([email protected]), Ernest Luis & Fa’izah Sani
Edited by: Hadyu Rahim
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