Vol 11, No 2 (2017)


Special Issue on Asian Drama/Theatre

Table of Contents

Section I: Editor's Column

Guest Editor’s Column PDF
Susan Philip 1-3

Section II: Articles on Asian Drama/Theatre

The Plays of Kalidasa: Treading the Line between Constraint and Freedom PDF
Sukanya Chakrabarti 4-21
Circumscribed by Space and Time: An Assessment of the Popularity and Impact of Traditional Dance-drama Krishnattam in the Twenty-first Century PDF
Maya Vinai and M.G. Prasuna 22-32
Middle- and Near-Eastern Elements in Traditional Indian Theatre: A Historical and Cultural Perspective PDF
Ghulam-Sarwar Yousof 33-45
Modern Teater and Traditional Genres in Malaysia and Indonesia PDF
Kathy Foley, Zainal Abdul Latiff 46-63
The Periphery Writes Back: Reading Two Plays by Joel Tan PDF
Tjoa Shze Hui 64-78

Section III: General Articles

“A Pot Full of Ancient Mysteries”: An Australian Version of Attar’s The Conference of the Birds PDF
Harry Aveling 79-91
The Efforts of Malaysian Muslim NGOs in Spreading the Message of Peace in Malaysia: Activities and Challenges PDF
Rahmah Bt Ahmad H. Osman 92-101

Section IV: Interviews

Qaisra Shahraz in Interview with Claire Chambers PDF
Claire Chambers 102-109

Section V: Book Reviews

Cheryl Robson and Aubrey Mellor, eds. Southeast Asian Plays PDF
Susan Philip 110-114
Stephanie Han, Swimming in Hong Kong PDF
Cynthia Hiu Ying Lam 115-117
Clara Chow, Dream Storeys PDF
Carol Leon 118-120
David Leo, Cherry Days PDF
Goutam Buddha Sural 121-124
Charmaine Leung, 17A Keong Saik Road: A Personal Story PDF
Saurav Dasthakur 125-128
Bashabi Fraser, The Homing Bird PDF
Saptarshi Mallick 129-132
Arundhati Roy, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness PDF
Swati Ganguly 133-137
Tsewang Yishey Pemba, White Crane, Lend me Your Wings: A Tibetan Tale of Love and War PDF
Himadri Lahiri 138-140
Ronit Ricci, ed. Exile in Colonial Asia: Kings, Convicts, Commemoration PDF
Siti Nuraishah Ahmad 141-143
Ajay K. Chaubey and Ashvin I. Devasundaram, eds. South Asian Diasporic Cinema and Theatre: Re-visiting Screen and Stage in the New Millennium PDF
Somdatta Mandal 144-147
Diana Dimitrova and Thomas de Bruijn, eds. Imagining Indianness: Cultural Identity and Literature PDF
E. Dawson Varughese 148-150
Ravi Chaturvedi and Tapati Gupta, ed. Contemporary Indian Theatre: Theatricality and Artistic Crossovers PDF
Zinia Mitra 151-156
Prem Kumari Srivastava and Gitanjali Chawla, ed. Re-storying the Indigenous and the Popular Imaginary PDF
Shaymasri Maji 157-160
Ajaya K. Sahoo, ed. Mapping Indian Diaspora: Contestations and Representations PDF
Sumana Gupta 161-164

Section VI: Poetry

The Umbrella; Day the Clouds Came Home; Friendship; Being Human PDF
Shanta Acharya 165-169

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