SALORan SENI is dedicated to writings by Dr.Zulkifli bin Mohamad(Zubin Mohamad) and also others. Also serves as notice board for arts events. He has contributed to many journals including Kakiseni.com, NST, Malay Mail, Jakarta Post, Djakarta, E-ASEAN News, Jakarta-Java Kini and KOSMO. Zubin Mohamad is now writing for www.themalaysianinsider.com in Bahasa Malaysia and English.
Monday, August 4, 2008
Dina Zaman Talking About English Literary in Malaysia
5 Aug 2008 to 5 Aug 2008
31 Jul 2008
FREE Seminar Talk: The Revival of the English Literary Scene in Malaysia
The School of Arts & Social Sciences,
Monash cordially invites you to
an SASS Seminar Talk
(No. 11, 2008)
Title: The Revival of the English Literary Scene in Malaysia
Speaker: Dina Zaman,Writer and Newspaper Columnist
Date: August 5 2008, (Tuesday)
Time: 12.00 to 1.00 p.m.
Venue: Communication Lab Room 9508, Level 5, Building 9,
Monash University, Sunway
Contents: Speakers talks about the local English literary
and the emergence of a new crop of Malaysian authors
such as Tash Aw and Tan Twan Eng (who have published to great acclaim both locally and iternationally);
and the contributing factors of this seeming renaissance .
Speakers Profile: Dina Zaman is an established writer, poet and editor in the local literary scene.
A regular columnist with an English daily newspaper, she published her first book titled I Am Muslim last year.