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Umapagan Ampikaipakan

Producer/Presenter
BFM 89.9

You can find media moll Umapagan almost everywhere – from newsprint to the world wide web, from radio to television – where he contemplates everything from idiosyncrasies of Malaysian politics to his unnatural obsession with the written word. Uma is blessed with a critic’s pen and a reader’s enthusiasm and has a long-running radio show – Bookmark on BFM89.9 – Malaysia’s pre-eminent broadcast on all things book related. He also runs The Cooler Lumpur Festival – KL’s yearly gathering of literary minds and thought leaders, and Asia’s first and only festival of ideas.

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