Brandon K. Liew

Film & Screenwriting

2016

Architectural Videography

The Ginn Residence, Gita Bayu

Rimbayu Development, Selangor

2016

Aerial Drone Videography

The Heritage Negombo Hotel, Sri Lanka

The Banyan Tree, Sri Lanka

Impiana Private Villas Kata Noi, Thailand

Impiana Resort Phuket, Thailand 

Impiana Resort Koh Samui, Thailand

2016

www.pentago.com.my

Web Videography

'The Penta Series'

'Ginn Residence'

Commercial Publications
 

2016

Rod & Line Magazine

Issue no. 243

Feature article 'The Naga'

Issue no. 244

Feature article "The Naga pt 2'

2016

Focus Malaysia Newspaper

Top Class (June)

Column Interview: Text & Photos

2016

The Edge Malaysia

Designworks, City & Country

Feature Article: Text pages 10-12

(Uncredited)

 

2013

Outside In: Design by Pentago

Hardback, 220 pages

Penguin

Amazon


Exhibitions
& Festivals

2021

International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) World Architect Summit

Online

Exhibition Design

2019

Three Sad Artists Exhibition

Jalan Rotan, Kampung Attap

Exhibition Manager

2015

R.M.I.T. Design Life Festival

Chinahouse Gallery, Georgetown

Penang

Contributing Exhibit Designer

Speech Writer

 

2015

Australian Institute of Landscape Architects

Victorian State Awards

Melbourne Town Hall

Documentation and concept of design submission

Exhibit Design

 

Corporate Works

2016

Media Press Kit Release

Pentago House

 

2015

Concept presentations and design proposals

on behalf of an architectural company

for the competitions of:

 

Battersea Power Station, London

 

Mammoth Empire City, Malaysia

 

2015

Corporate CV Copyediting, Board of Directors

Scholarly Dissertations

PhD Thesis

What is a Global Malaysian Novel?

The University of Melbourne, Australia

Contemporary Literary Studies

Literary Criticism in Asia

Masters Thesis

Malaysian Novels in English:

Criticism, Context, Conceptualisation

The University of Exeter, England

Literary Theory

Modern Literature

B.A. Thesis

ASEAN Foreign Policy

The University of Melbourne, Australia

Creative Writing

ASEAN-Australian Relations

Language Dissertation

Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto

Japanese

 

 

Editorial Positions
 

2013-2015

Editor, Proofer and Transcriber

The Public Sentence

Clients include the ABC, University of Melbourne, various government bodies

 

Poetry
 

2021

Maya Press

"trishaw driver"

"two minds on Malaysian writing"

in Malaysian Millennial Voices,

ed. Dr Malachi Edwin Vethemani

 

Policy Publications
 

2013

Embassy of Belgium

European Trade in Asia (Malaysia)

Public Diplomatic Report

 

Chair
 

2020

Public Event Moderator & Chair

"Malaysian Literature & the Global Literary Market"

Panel consisting of independent Malaysian publishers:

Amir Muhammad (Buku Fixi)

Chong Ton Sin (Gerakbudaya)

Raman Krishnan (Silverfish Books)

 

Certifications

Melbourne Teaching Certificate

Certified by the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education

Designing for Learning with Technology

Certified by the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education

 

Foundations of Teaching and Learning

Certified by the Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education

 

Working with Children

Certified by Melbourne State Government of Victoria

 

Certificate in English (ESOL) 

Council of Europe

Certified by the University of Cambridge

 

Public Affiliations

Persatuan Penulis Malaysia (Malaysian Writers Society)

Professional Member

Asian Art Dialogue (AAD)

Founding Member

Melbourne-Monash Asian Studies Group (MMASG)

Founding Member

Culture & Communications Graduate Committee (CCGC)

Treasurer

Asian Studies Association Australia (ASAA)

Graduate Member

Malaysia & Singapore Society of Australia (MASSA)

Graduate Member

 

Teaching & Lecturing Appointments
 

2019-2021

Modern & Contemporary Literature

Undergraduate Subject

Modern Southeast Asia

Undergraduate Subject

Global Cultures

Undergraduate Subject

Cultural Policy & Power

Postgraduate Subject

 

Academic Publications
 

2021

Archiv Orientalni: Journal of African & Asian Studies

"The Unquiet Dreams of Lesser Writers: Tradition and the Global Malaysian Novel"

Vol 89

pgs 35-61

2018

Exclamat!On: An Interdisciplinary Journal

"Engmalchin; or, the 'Arty-Crafty Dodgers of Reality'"

Vol 1

pgs 94-120

 

Interviews
 

2021

Liminal Magazine

5 Questions

https://www.liminalmag.com/5-questions/brandon-khaw-liew

 

Conference Papers
 

2021

Texts & their limits: Australian Triennial Literary Studies Convention

"Malaysian Literature in the context of a National Tradition"

Victoria University

English & Theatre Seminar Series

"Malaysian Literary History through T.S. Eliot"

University of Melbourne

2020

Asia at the Crossroads: Ruptures and Hopes

“The Unquiet Dreams of Lesser Malaysian Writers"

Melbourne-Monash Asian Studies Group

 

21st Malaysia and Singapore Society of Australia (MASSA) Symposium 

“The Cosmopolitan Imaginings of Malaya”

Malaysia and Singapore Studies Society

 

2019

Annual Research Conference

“The Death of Malaysian Literature in English” 

University of Exeter

 

Awards
 

2021

Longlisted for

 

The Liminal & Pantera Press Nonfiction Prize 2021

https://www.liminalmag.com/prizes-fellowships/nonfiction-longlist

 

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