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In a Far Country

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In A Far Country is a remarkable novel for its experiment. It moves beyond early Malayan writing in English which sought to establish a local literary imagination in opposition to an imposed colonial one. In A Far Country seeks to free itself from this literary ghetto by addressing national issues and departing from realism to do so.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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June 1993 : UK Paperback

Title: In a Far Country (Skoob Pacifica)
Author(s): K S Maniam
ISBN: 1-871438-14-4 / 978-1-871438-14-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Skoob Pacifica
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