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Preserving Wayang Kulit for Future Generations
October-December 2011 (vol. 18 no. 4)
pp. 70-74
Dahlan Abdul Ghani, University Kuala Lumpur
Mohd Sidin Bin Ahmad Ishak, University Malaya

Editor's Note

In many traditional societies in Asia, storytelling shows have been used to promote reflection. These shows, including Wayang Kulit (a traditional form of Malaysian theater), are slowly disappearing because of a lack of interest from the younger generation. Here the authors discuss their efforts to preserve Wayang Kulit with digital multimedia technologies.

—Hari Sundaram

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Index Terms:
Wayang Kulit, digital puppetry, traditional, puppets, shadow play, graphics and multimedia, Artful Media
Dahlan Abdul Ghani, Mohd Sidin Bin Ahmad Ishak, "Preserving Wayang Kulit for Future Generations," IEEE Multimedia, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 70-74, Oct.-Dec. 2011, doi:10.1109/MMUL.2011.70
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