ASIA MEDIA WRITES: For all you Japanese literati types, do not miss the recent issue of GAIKO, the leading foreign policy journal of Japan, with its feature length essay on Singapore’s international-relations policy under the late, great Lee Kuan Yew. The article was translated into Japanese from the English-language original of 2,000-plus words by Professor Tom Plate. ‘Prof Tom.’ as he is known at LMU, is the founder and editor-in-chief of Asia Media International and the university’s Distinguished Scholar of Asian and Pacific Studies. The career journalist is also the author of ‘Conversation with Lee Kuan Yew’ in the Giants of Asia series. The book is now in its 7th imprint and 3rd edition.
About The Author
Tom Plate is a journalist and university professor who has worked at Time magazine, the Los Angeles Times, Newsday and other media institutions.
November 11, 2011
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Asia Media International Staff
ASIA MEDIA INTERNATIONAL is a student-driven publication of Loyola Marymount University’s Asia Media Center – a vital part of LMU’s Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts and the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies, in an alliance with the university's award-winning Dept. of Political Science and with the influential Pacific Century Institute in Seoul, Tokyo and Los Angeles.
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