&Words: Poems Singapore and Beyond

Words Poems Singapore and Beyond Anthologies are well established institutions They are especially useful in promoting interest in poetry Words Poems Singapore and Beyond attempts to do so through a fresh approach First it provides

  • Title: &Words: Poems Singapore and Beyond
  • Author: Edwin Thumboo Richard Ong Boey Kim Cheng Marilyn Chin Desmond Sim Bryan Cheong Aaron Lee Robert Yeo
  • ISBN: 9789810863210
  • Page: 230
  • Format: Paperback
  • Anthologies are well established institutions They are especially useful in promoting interest in poetry Words Poems Singapore and Beyond attempts to do so through a fresh approach First, it provides a selection of Singapore poems in English, arranged in four broad sections Identity, Homeland, Living, Words Second, the selection includes poems in World EnglishesAnthologies are well established institutions They are especially useful in promoting interest in poetry Words Poems Singapore and Beyond attempts to do so through a fresh approach First, it provides a selection of Singapore poems in English, arranged in four broad sections Identity, Homeland, Living, Words Second, the selection includes poems in World Englishes which suggest their wide variety as well as how the shared experience of colonialism and the recovery from it, often generates a number of common responses They offer opportunities to compare poems Third, there are translations from Chinese, Malay, and Tamil, reminding readers that Singapore poetry is than just that in English Finally a section Four Short Forms Couplet, Haiku, Quatrain, Pantun to encourage teachers and students to try their hand at writing Words features 170 poems by 73 Singapore poets and 35 overseas poets It is hoped that this selection will add to the growing interest in Singapore literature, particularly its poetry.

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      Published :2018-09-11T12:05:41+00:00

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