Growing Up With Ghosts: Does The Singaporean Horror Story Still Exist?

By Khym Fong @extremekhymchi


2 Carroll, Noel. The Philosophy of Horror: Or, Paradoxes of the Heart. New York: Routledge: 1990.

3 Ways with Words: Language, Life and Work in Communities and Classroom. (188). Shirley Brice Heath (p. 188).

4 Thursday Night is regarded to be the most spiritually active night of the week.

5 A History of Singaporean Horror.

6 ibid.

7 Ibid. See also: Alfian Sa’at. (2017, January 19).

8 TSGS Vol 8 (Published 1996). Online version (unoriginal) can be accessed:

9 "A journey through S'pore films". Singapore Press Holdings. The Business Times. 6 November 2015. Retrieved 17 September 2014.

10 I made the title up, but there are many i.e

11 Original thread found at

12 Twitter:

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