Malaysian author Tash Aw wants to shine a light on the ugly reality hiding behind the slick suits and skyscrapers synonymous with the hit film Crazy Rich Asians.

Crazy Rich Asians hides an ugly reality. One author wants to expose it

  • Malaysian author Tash Aw feels the hit film’s theme of success gives Asians ‘a sense of self-confidence that we are no longer these poor repressed people’
  • But he says the gap between Asia’s rich and poor is much greater than in the West, and it is a gap that is growing far quicker
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Malaysian author Tash Aw wants to shine a light on the ugly reality hiding behind the slick suits and skyscrapers synonymous with the hit film Crazy Rich Asians.
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