A surgeon, activist, writer, and recipient of several international human rights awards, Ma Thida, who is known under the pseudonym Suragamika celebrated the launch of the English-language version of her book, Prisoner of Conscience: My Steps Through Insein at the PEN Myanmar office on August 23.
Finally, after more than two decades spent pursuing their separate careers, Sithu Lwin and Tin Zar Maw are getting it together. The two will take part in a live duet concert on August 27 called “Beyond the 21st Duet Live”, to take place at the Myanmar Convention Centre.
These multi-pocketed monstrosities have provoked an unlikely online fashion war. But do they have merit beyond kneecap-high mobile phone storage?