New South Wales: Minh Bui Jones, 2019. Elsie Herberstein (cover illustrator). Volume 4, Number 4. Loose-bound. NEW. Colour and B/W photographs and illustrations. 27.5 x 37 cm. 40 pp. Item #10857
Mekong Review is a literary magazine from Southeast Asia. Every quarter, it publishes book reviews, essays, interviews, profiles, poetry and fiction from Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, the Philippines and beyond.
This latest issue features Lok Man Law and Antony Dapiran on the Hong Kong protests, Margaret Scott on the 1965 killings in Indonesia, Hugo Pinto on the life of one of Macau's first casino tycoons, and Louis Raymond on the multidisciplinary Vietnamese artist Nguyen Manh Hung.
Readers will also find a rebuke of Penguin's new take on a Vietnamese classic; an interview with counter-terrorism expert Sidney Jones; reviews of novels by Tash Aw and Ocean Vuong; a short story by Aizuddin H. Anuar; poems by Afrizal Malna, Theophilus Kwek, Aiden Heung and B.B.P. Hosmillo; and much more.