What's Left & Other Poems

Paperback: $14.00
ISBN-13: 9786029144987
Published: December 2015

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100 pages
  • About the Book
  • Taufik Ikram Jamil’s poetry is filled with references to the geography, history and classic Malay literature. With their Malay flavor and diction, his poems convey a tension between the past and present, between the colloquial and the literary, and between regionalism and nationalism. The poet bequeaths the wealth of the Malay language.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Taufik Ikram Jamil, Author

      Taufik Ikram Jamil was born in Teluk Belitung in 1963 and lives in Pekanbaru, both in Riau. Although a teacher by training, he worked as a journalist for 19 years. He is now an advisor and trustee of several cultural institutions in Riau and has been named both a “Guardian of Artistic Tradition” and an “Arts Laureate.”
    • George A. Fowler, Translator

    • Michael Groß, Translator

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