“Growing Up” (1996-2001) Doesn’t Think Activism is a Western Import

CW: Sexual assault Is social justice a Western import? Growing Up doesn’t think so! Remembered for its heartland wholesomeness, Growing Up is a classic 1990s family drama that charts a family’s journey alongside Singapore’s walk into the present. Through its run, Growing Up envisions methods of social engagement that spring naturally from Singaporean ground. Embedded deeply within and engaging with real local … Continue reading “Growing Up” (1996-2001) Doesn’t Think Activism is a Western Import