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[MCF2016-PLS] 'Bahasa Bukan Basi': About the Indie Group

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Speakers


Faisal Tehrani
Resident Writer
Department of Malay Studies,
National University of Singapore


Ronasina
Independent Publisher


Hafiz Hamzah
Publisher, Poet


Dr Azhar Ibrahim
Department of Malay Studies, National
University of Singapore'


The lecture will be conducted in English and Malay. // Ceramah akan diadakan dalam Bahasa Inggeris dan Melayu.

This forum will explore the rising popularity of Indie literary works in the region where it has gained substantial supporters, especially amongst the younger generation. It will also examine the different use of language in these literary works and discuss how the phenomenon is important to contemporary Malay literary development in the region.

Forum ini akan melihat peningkatan populariti karya-karya kesusasteraan ‘indie’ atau alternatif di rantau ini yang telah mendapat sokongan yang cukup meluas, terutamanya di kalangan generasi muda. Ia juga akan meniliti tentang penggunaan bahasa yang berbeda-beda dalam karya-karya ini dan membincangkan bagaimana fenomena ini penting dalam perkembangan sastera kontemporari Melayu serantau.

Event Timeline
Sat Oct 22, 2016
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM SGT
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Venue
MHC Auditorium
Tickets
Free Seating
Venue Address
85 Sultan Gate, Singapore 198501 Singapore
Organizer
Malay Heritage Centre | Taman Warisan Melayu
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