Members only

Log in or

Join New Naratif as a member to continue reading


We are independent, ad-free and pro-democracy. Our operations are member-funded. Membership starts from just US$5/month! Alternatively, write to sponsorship@newnaratif.com to request a free sponsored membership. As a member, you are supporting fair payment of freelancers, and a movement for democracy and transnational community building in Southeast Asia.

James Tan

Born in Singapore, James Tan works as an illustrator and comic artist. He likes to draw and gets his inspirations while watching people and stirring his kopi siew dai at the kopitiam. Find him on Instagram as @jamestandraws.