Tag Archives: Singapore

MRU13: “Once more, they could glimpse, if only briefly” (Southeast Asia)

“A Rightful Share” (2009) by Preeta Samarasan (Malaysia) Malaysian class and social conflicts are played out. “Steel Brassiere” (2000) by Iris Sheila G. Crisostomo (Philippines) A woman reflects on her marriage. “Cog-work Cat” (2010) by Joyce Chng (Singapore) A cat … Continue reading

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MRU4: Dreams and Ghosts

“Meeting with Enrique Lihn” (2008) by Roberto Bolano (Chile) A fictional counterpart of the author is telling a dream about the dead Chilean poet Enrique Lihn. “Looking for the Elephant” (2002) by Jo Kyung Ran (South Korea) A young woman … Continue reading

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