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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tag: Malay Literature

We publish Islamic books because there’s a demand, says DBP

The national language body defends itself from an author's claim that it is not on track with the national culture agenda.

National culture distant dream due to Islamisation of Malay literature, says...

Faisal Tehrani says Malay literature has been limited within the narrow interpretation of Islam.

Wait for ‘big’ announcement on Sasterawan Negara, says Maszlee

The education minister's response comes amid speculation that he is unhappy with the list of candidates given to him by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka.

Can a banned author become the next Sasterawan Negara?

Faisal Tehrani appears to best reflect the new breed of Malay literary activists that the education minister is trying to bring to the fore.

Non-Malay among 5 in running for coveted Sasterawan Negara title?

A selection panel will have to submit its choice to the education minister, who will present it to the Agong for approval.