Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew's Harvard Visit
Minister Lee Kuan Yew visited Harvard University in October 2000 and delivered
a lecture at the Kennedy School of Government co-sponsored by the Harvard
Project for Asian and International Relations. The lecture was entitled
"For Third World Leaders: Hope or Despair?" and addressed the value of
personal leadership in economic and social development. After the lecture,
Minister Lee engaged in discussion with professors and students, and attended
a formal dinner. Below are a few photographs from the event..
Apart from lessons in leadership, Minister Lee also discussed his latest
book "From Third World to First," which is a personal history of Singapore
from 1965 to the present. Professor Ezra Vogel, Chairman of the Board
of Advisors of HPAIR reviewed Minister Lee's book in the Straits Times.