Living in Penang's Most Famous Clanhouse

By Goh Hun Meng

September 2018 PHOTO ESSAY
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Goh Hun Meng grew up within the stately Khoo Kongsi, in the heart of George Town. During his childhood, Goh Kong Chuan, who is Hun Meng's sann-pek, or third uncle, was an avid photographer who lovingly captured intimate family moments, from weddings and funerals to everyday scenes. Glimpses of Old Penang can be gleaned in the backdrop, amid frozen tears and laughter. Now 82, Kong Chuan suffers from dementia, and all proceeds from the sale of the photographs will be...

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