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Selected Works : KS Maniam

Selected Works : KS Maniam

Publisher: Maya Press

Author: KS Maniam

Pages: 297

Year of Issue: 2019


"KS Maniam is a strong and significant voice not just in Malaysian literature in English but for all post-colonial writing. His oeuvre depicts Malaysians, often Malaysian Indians, caught in the stifling social and political forces in a multi-ethnic society." — Malachi Edwin Vethamani, writer and Professor, University of Nottingham Malaysia


"In writing about Malaysian Indians, KS Maniam focuses on belonging within the nation. Whether it is through Muniandy's thundu in 'The Cord', the grandmother's obsession with owning land in 'The Return', or Sellamma's insistence on holding on to her father's land in 'Between Lives', Maniam argues that Malaysian Indians are Malaysians first, and want to find their place within the nation." — Susan Philip, Assoc. Professor, University of Malaya

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Author KS Maniam
Cover Paperback
Pages 297
Published 2020

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  • Brand: Maya Press
  • Product Code: 9789832737582
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