14 Mar '18, 4am

S’porean prof allowed to speak in S’pore only on day of talk. NUS: it was an “oversight” https://t.co/kTPN9WK7J4

Cherian said in mid-February that he was informed that “all visitors to the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences [FASS] are subject to screening”. Out of the universities in 25 countries he has previously spoken in, not once has an invitation to speak at an event been handled in this fashion. Nor, he adds, was he ever required to seek approval for any visitor he invited to speak to his students in his decade spent teaching at Nanyang Technological University’s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information. He notes that he flew back to Singapore on multiple occasions to speak at events organised by the Institute of Policy Studies, Singapore Management University and even a couple of museums.

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/03/cherian-george-nus-talk-del...

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