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Memorandum : A Sinophone Singaporean Short Story Reader

Author :  Quah Sy Ren and Hee Wai Siam

Product Details

  • Country Singapore
  • Publisher Ethos Books, Singapore
  • ISBN9789811418617
  • FormatPaperBack
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2020
  • Bib. Info476p.
  • Product Weight580 gms.
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Product Description

Featuring new translations of previously untranslated Chinese short
stories, Memorandum maps out seven decades of Sinophone Singaporean Literature. From bargirls to student activists, from trishaw men to tea merchants, this collection provides a glimpse into a world that has been previously invisible to Anglophone readers. Paired with critical essays, these stories showcase the richness and diversity of Singapore’s Chinese community, but also its inherent interconnectedness with other cultures within Singapore.

Content Details

1. Singapore fiction (Chinese) ? History and criticism ? Translation into English. 2. Short stories, Singapore (Chinese) ? History and criticism ? Translations ito English.

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