Unspoken: The Forgotten Prisoners of War
In conjunction with the 70th anniversary year commemorating VJ Day and the end of WWII, Wellcome Trust’s online science magazine Mosaic Science has published an audio documentary:
Based on Captive Memories, Far East POW and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
by Meg Parkes and Geoff Gill
The documentary features the eye witness accounts of eight former Far East POW veterans and others connected to this history who were interviewed for the Tropical School’s Far East POW oral history study.
Published 8 December 2015
Researched and narrated by Chris Chapman
Editor Mun-Keat Looi,
Click on link: https://soundcloud.com/mosaicscience/prisoners-of-war
Thursday 10 December
7 – 8pm
Hosted by the Wellcome Collection’s Reading Room
Meg and Geoff discuss the research that informed Captive Memories and the documentary, Unspoken.
Free, open to all