The presence of the English Colonialist brought many important changes in Malaysia and the most glaring and obvious of all are the language of buildings and planning of towns. The English had brought their great ideas of humanistic living through their cultivation of the towns with the public squares, streets and nooks and crannies that create a more...
In this collection of 11 essays, including the Introduction, A. Samad Said's literary works are examined and discussed from various perspectives and within a number of conceptual frameworks by eight prominent scholars and literary researchers. The conceptual frameworks include naturalism, postmodernism, intertextuality and the aesthetic Theory of Rasa.
Penulis: Salleh Buang
The book offers different facets of makyung that reveal significant everyday matters of concern that confront this unique cultural art form in Malaysia. Cultural activists, performers, theatre instructors, heritage enthusiasts and students will find the book very valuable.
Penulis: A.S Hardy Shafi Jason Tye Kong Chiang Shanti Balraj Baboo
Malay Literature is a biannual publication by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka. Malay Literature is a refereed journal, issued every June and December. The aim of this journal is to explore and deliberate on issues related to Malay Literature.