Gender, Identity and Nation into the Literatures of Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia plus the Philippines
Editors: Chin, Grace, Mohd Daud, Kathrina (Eds. )
- Includes multidisciplinary methods to the analysis of sex, identification and country in postcolonial Southeast Asian literatureAdds a Southeast Asian viewpoint towards the research of gender, identification and country in postcolonial Southeast Asian literary works
- Provides updated scholarship on overlooked women that are local and their works in English
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This number of essays examines exactly exactly exactly how Southeast Asian ladies authors engage the grand narratives of nationalism and also the nation-state that is modern checking out the representations of sex, identification and country within the postcolonial literatures of Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, while the Philippines. Bringing to light the chosen works of overlooked neighborhood ladies authors and supplying brand new analyses of these generated by internationally-known females writers and performers, the essays situate local literary developments within historicized geopolitical landscapes to provide incisive analyses and readings as to how females together with womanly are imagined, represented, and situated in regards to the Southeast nation. The that is asian, which features both cross-country relative analyses and country-specific investigations, additionally considers the tips regarding the nation while the state by investigating associated ideologies, rhetoric, apparatuses, and discourses, together with ways that they affect women’s figures, subjectivities, and lived realities both in historic and modern Southeast Asian contexts. By considering exactly how these literary expressions review, competition, or are complicit in nationalist tasks and state-mandated agendas, the collection plays a part in the entire local and comparative discourses on sex, identification and country in Southeast Asian studies.
Dr Grace V. S. Chin is really a lecturer that is senior the English Language and Literature Studies programme at Universiti Sains Malaysia in Penang.
Formerly, she taught English Literature at Universiti Brunei Darussalam as well as the University of Hong Kong. In 2016, she had been granted senior fellowship because of the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian & Caribbean Studies (KITLV) in Leiden, holland. Her regions of interest through the literatures of postcolonial Southeast Asia and Asian women’s writings, with concentrate on race and gender in contemporary communities and diasporas. Her articles have actually showed up in refereed journals for instance the Journal of Commonwealth Literature, World Englishes, Intersections: Gender and sex in Asia together with Pacific, in addition to Journal of Overseas Women’s Studies, along with in publications posted by Springer, John Benjamins and Cambridge Scholars Publishing. Dr Kathrina Mohd Daud happens to be a lecturer into the English Studies programme at the Faculty of Arts and personal Sciences at Universiti Brunei Darussalam, with an appointment that is joint the Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Centre for Islamic Studies therefore the Institute of Asian Studies. She’s been A united states state dept. Scholar in the University of Louisville, Kentucky (2012), a analysis Fellow during the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies (2013), and a Visiting Fellow at the Southeast Asian Centre during the University of Washington (2014). She works in the intersections of Islam in literary works, popular fiction and Asian literature, with a specific give attention to Bruneian literature.