Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

We Are Playing Relatives: A Survey of Malay Writing [Paperback]

By Henk Maier (Author)
Our Price $ 29.40  
Retail Value $ 42.00  
You Save $ 12.60  (30%)  
Item Number 184369  
Buy New $29.40
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock
Currently unavailable...

Item description for We Are Playing Relatives: A Survey of Malay Writing by Henk Maier...

We Are Playing Relatives offers a comprehensive survey of literary writing in the Malay language. It starts with the playful evocations of language and reality in the Hikayat Hang Tuah, a work that circulated on the Malay Peninsula in the eighteenth century, and follows the Malay literary impulse up to the beginning of the twenty-first century, a time when the dominant notions of Malay literature seem to fade away in the cyberspace created on the island of Java, and the Hikayat Hang Tuah's play and dance on the sounds of Malay words seem to be infused with a new vitality.

We are Playing Relatives covers a highly heterogeneous group of texts published over a long period of time in many places in Southeast Asia. The book is organized around a discussion of related texts that are crucial in the rise of the notion of Malay literature.

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Studio: University of Washington Press
Pages   539
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.4" Width: 6.3" Height: 1.2"
Weight:   1.9 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Publisher   University of Washington Press
ISBN  9067182176  
ISBN13  9789067182171  

Availability  0 units.

More About Henk Maier

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > History & Criticism > Criticism & Theory > General
2Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > History & Criticism > Criticism & Theory
3Books > Subjects > Reference > Words & Language > Linguistics

Reviews - What do customers think about We Are Playing Relatives: A Survey of Malay Writing?

Be the first to write a review about We Are Playing Relatives: A Survey of Malay Writing

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding We Are Playing Relatives: A Survey of Malay Writing

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy