On the 15th of June Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Kuala Lumpur hosted a talk with Russian orientalist, writer and expert in foreign affairs Dmitry Kosyrev.
Dmitry Kosyrev is famous under the penname of Master Chen, who sets his historical espionage detective novels in locations of British Malaya, Philippines and ancient China. The author conducts in-depth research of historical facts and chronicles, which in turn – give his books such a realistic portray of atmosphere of old times.
During the talk Dmitry told to the guest about his experience of writing the novels, introduced his books and stories including the novel about the spy Amalia and her adventures in British Malaya.
The event was attended by Russian compatriots living in Malaysia, representatives of foreign missions abroad, foreign guests and students of RCSC language courses. After Q&A session it was suggested that in his next coming to Malaysia the author will organize a trip for his readers around historical places of Kuala Lumpur and Penang, which were described in his novels.