Editorial:  "Connectedness"

Sharmani Patricia Gabriel, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Guest Editors' Introduction: "Re-visions and Re-imaginations in Asian Speculative Fiction"

Susan Philip and Surinderpal Kaur, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



Deconstructing Western Hegemony and Voicing Silenced Histories in Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta Chromosome

Md Abu Shahid Abdullah, East West University, Dhaka, Bangladesh


The Many Perceptions of Reality in Search of the Self: Reading Yangsze Choo's The Ghost Bride

Sanghamitra Dalal, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia


Transnational Hauntings, Hungry Ghosts: Malaysian Chinese Domestic Gothic Fiction

Anita Harris Satkunananthan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia


The Violence of Othering and (non-)Indigenous Revival: Aammton Alias' The Last Bastion of Ingei: Imminent as Postcolonial Speculative Fiction of Brunei Darussalam

Hannah Ming Yit Ho, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Darrussalam


Breaking His Spell: Rewriting the Mythic Female Body in Intan Paramaditha's Apple and Knife

Gema Charmaine Gonzales, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III, France


(Re)Imagining "Dystopian Space": Memory and Trauma in Yoko Ogawa's The Memory Police

Foong Soon Seng, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Perak, Malaysia

Gheeta Chandran, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia



The Bumboat Ride

Chris Mooney-Singh, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore


Holocaust Borneo

Christina Yin, Swinburne University of Technology, Sarawak, Malaysia


Book Review

Zen Cho, The True Queen

Susan Philip, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia




Burmese Governance and the Buddhist Ironies of U Win Pe's "Clean, Clear Water"

Jamie S. Scott, York University, Toronto, Canada


"Lost Inside Empire": Self-Orientalization in the Animation and Sounds of Hayao Miyazaki's The Wind Rises

Travis R. Merchant-Knudsen, North Carolina State University, North Carolina, USA



"I'm a Hyphenated Writer": In Conversation with Beth Yahp

Show Ying Xin, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia


An Interview with Heidi Shamsuddin

Sharifah Aishah Osman,  Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Poetry & Fiction



John ThiemeUniversity of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom


The Unsullied Tongue of Saint Anthony

Arin Alycia Fong, Singapore


Book Reviews

Tan Sooi Beng (Ed). Eclectic Cultures For All: The Development of the Peranakan Performing, Visual and Material Arts in Penang 

David H. J. Neo,  Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia

Boey Kim Cheng, Arin Alycia Fong, and Justin Chia (Eds). To Gather Your Leaving: Asian Diaspora Poetry from America, Australia, UK and Europe

Leonard JeyamUniversiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


K.S. Maniam, Two Heartbeats Away

Carol Leon, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Beth Yahp, The Red Pearl and Other Stories  and  Eat First, Talk Later:  A Memoir of Food, Family and Home

Looi Siew Teip, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Sze-Wei Ang, The State of Race: Asian/American Fiction after World War II

Nicholas O. Pagan, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



K. S. Maniam (1942-2020)

Bernard Wilson, University of the Sacred Heart, Tokyo, Japan


Notes on Contributors 


Published: 2020-07-29

Editorial: "Connectedness"

Sharmani Patricia Gabriel


The Bumboat Ride

Chris Mooney-Singh


Holocaust Borneo

Christina Yin


Zen Cho, The True Queen

Susan Philip


An Interview with Heidi Shamsuddin

Sharifah Aishah Osman


Legba, Dougla

John Thieme


Notes on Contributors

Southeast Asian Review Of English