The Library of Congress today announced the digitization of 46 Malay letters from the 19thÂ century, mainly from Malay kings and Southeast Asian notables to William Farquhar, a pioneering British colonial administrator in Singapore (1819-1823), providing online access to an important resource on the founding of that country.Written in Jawi script, an adaptation of the Arabic script for writing the Malay language,Â the 46 letters reflect exchanges between Malay rulers and Farquhar,Â a key figure in the founding of modern Singapore.Â Click here for more information.
I found out that I just wanted the kids to magically be exposed to art. I wanted them to absorb art history and learn art skills without any more from me than driving them to lessons. I mainly wanted to be able to say, Ă˘â‚¬Ĺ“We homeschool and we have time for everything! Look at their art knowledge and skills! See how amazing I am as a mother and teacher!Ă˘â‚¬Âť Finding the source for our guilt is crucial to subduing it. So on this journey so far, I had already learned a few important things.