Editorial:  "Old Myths and New Realities"

Sharmani Patricia Gabriel


Historicity and the Contemporary Theatre of Kuo Pao Kun and Krishen Jit

C. J. W.-L. Wee

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Adapting the Golden Age Crime Fiction Genre in the "Kain Songket Mysteries" Series

Susan Philip

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia


"Madness in its Place": Ecofeminism in Janet Frame’s Faces in the Water

Foong Soon Seng

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia


Narratives of Resistance: Mahasweta Devi’s "Draupadi"

Neluka Silva

University of Colombo, Sri Lanka



An Interview with Ng Kim Chew 

Andrew Ng Hock Soon

Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia


Poetry & Fiction

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Tolerating Pain

Stewart Manley

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia



Paul GnanaSelvam

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia


Ode to Luang’s Rice Paddy

John Charles Ryan

University of New England, Australia


The Tiniest House of Time 

Sreedhevi Iyer

RMIT University, Australia


Book Reviews

K. S. Maniam, A Stranger to Love 

Bernard Wilson

University of the Sacred Heart, Japan


Aamir R. Mufti,  Forget English!: Orientalisms and World Literatures

Nicholas O. Pagan

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia


Nine (ed.), Straits Eclectic

Agnes S.K. Yeow

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia


Malachi Edwin Vethamani, Coitus Interruptus and Other Stories

Luis Ortega

Nottingham University Malaysia


Simon Armitage, Pearl: A New Verse Translation

Looi Siew Teip

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia 


Notes on Contributors


Published: 2018-07-03