TABLE OF CONTENTS

Articles

Introduction: Literary and Cultural Intersections

Shalini Nadaswaran, Carol Leon, Nicholas Osborne Pagan

 

Visions of the Not-Yet: Literature and Postcolonial Utopia

Bill Ashcroft

University of New South Wales, Australia

 

Portrayals of the "Common" Poor as [Un]common Wealth in the Sri Lankan Novel of Expatriation

Walter Perera

University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

 

The Ordeal of the Alien: The Case of a Sudanese "Lost Boy" in America

Loes Nas

University of the Western Cape, South Africa

 

The Flow of Garbage: From Laurence to Phong

Nicholas Osborne Pagan

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia

 

Journeying into the "Dark Country": Exploring Wong Phui Nam's and K.S. Maniam's Fictive Worlds of Redemption and Despair

Leonard Jeyam

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia 

 

Letitia E. Landon and Isabella Bird: Female Perspectives of Asia in the Victorian Text

Sharifah Aishah Osman

Universiti Malaya, Malaysia

 

"De-Mockery-cy" and the Discourse of Human Rights in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's Wizard of the Crow

Mustapha Bala Ruma

Umaru Musa Yara'dua University, Nigeria

 

From 1984 to Birch: The Politics of  Cultural and Traditional Arts/Games in the Plays of Kee Thuan Chye 

David Tneh

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia

 

Food Porn as Visual Narrative: Food Blogging and Identity Construction

Gladys Koh

University of Melbourne, Australia 

 

Africa or Africanness in Derek Walcott's Omeros

Haleh Zargarzadeh

Urmia University, Iran

 

Exploring the Concept of Spirituality in Coelho's Brida: The Search for Inner Awareness and  Personal Integration

Foong Soon Seng

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia

 

Notes on Contributors

 

 

 

Published: 2015-12-12