Writing Singapore: An Historical Anthology of Singapore


Writing Singapore: An Historical Anthology of Singapore Literature [PDF / Epub] ☁ Writing Singapore: An Historical Anthology of Singapore Literature ✎ Angelia Poon – Buyprobolan50.co.uk The first comprehensive historical anthology of English language writing from Singapore, this volume covers than a century of literary production in a variety of genres It provides readers in Singapor The first comprehensive historical anthology of English language An Historical PDF Ì writing from Singapore, this volume covers than a century of literary production in a variety of genres It provides readers in Singapore with an easy point of access to compelling narratives and poems, some of which have Writing Singapore: PDF or been forgotten or are difficult to obtain For readers outside Singapore, it introduces a neglected but important range of works that represent the historical and contemporary imaginaries and realities of one of the world s most cosmopolitan cities Uniquely in Southeast Asia, the importance of the Singapore: An Historical PDF Æ English language continued to grow in Singapore after independence The country s English language literature documents and reflects on the possibilities and tensions brought about by Singapore s rapid economic transformation and changing society Because of Singapore s small size and the lack of international reach of many of its publishers, most of this literature has received relatively little international exposure, in contrast to writing in English from the Caribbean, West Africa, or South Asia Within Singapore itself, a number of major works have gone out of print This pioneering anthology places key texts in a historical narrative allowing them to be read, studied, critiqued, and treasured This historical anthology will prove to be an important, authoritative and dependable resource for researchers, students and teachers of Singaporean literature as well as Southeast Asian literatures for many years to come Eddie Tay, Chinese University of Hong Kong.

    Writing Singapore: An Historical Anthology of Singapore of many of its publishers, most of this literature has received relatively little international exposure, in contrast to writing in English from the Caribbean, West Africa, or South Asia Within Singapore itself, a number of major works have gone out of print This pioneering anthology places key texts in a historical narrative allowing them to be read, studied, critiqued, and treasured This historical anthology will prove to be an important, authoritative and dependable resource for researchers, students and teachers of Singaporean literature as well as Southeast Asian literatures for many years to come Eddie Tay, Chinese University of Hong Kong."/>
  • Paperback
  • 677 pages
  • Writing Singapore: An Historical Anthology of Singapore Literature
  • Angelia Poon
  • English
  • 03 April 2017
  • 9971694581

About the Author: Angelia Poon

Angelia Poon is Associate Professor of English Literature An Historical PDF Ì at the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University Her research interests include postcolonial literature and theory, Singapore literature and contemporary writing with a focus on globalisation and transnationalism She has written one book and numerous journal Writing Singapore: PDF or articles on postcolonialism, and co edited Writing Singapore An Historical Anthology of Singapore Literature She also co edited Little Things An Anthology of Poetry for adolescent readers in .



10 thoughts on “Writing Singapore: An Historical Anthology of Singapore Literature

  1. Lorraine Lorraine says:

    did not read the full book because was reading to teach overall seems comprehensive enough but no The Merlion and a bit of a mixed bag I feel, quality wise Emily of Emerald Hill though is brilliant

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