Orang Asli: Introduction to the ‘First People’ of Southeast Asia

For much of my adult life, I have been collecting old photographs of the so-called “little blacks” of Asia.

Satun Woman and Child, Satun province, Ban Doan Village, S. Thailand. Photo: Brandt, John H (1961–1968). Source: Brandt Image Collection, Keene State College. Mason Library, Orang Asli Archive.

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Paco Taylor

Writes about Eastern and Western pop culture, history, and art. Has bylines at NeoText, Nextshark, G-Fan, Comics Beat & Comic Book Resources | stpaco@gmail