Indonesian Poetic Reflections

We are featuring a range of books that include both translations and analyses of Indonesian poetic works and literature.

Lao Folktales

This week we are featuring literature that share and tell old and new folktales from Laos.

Birds of Southeast Asia

Tweet this! Check out our 'Bird Cred' with this week's bookshelf spotlight focusing on Southeast Asian avifauna.

Reflections on the Khmer Rouge

We have gathered a selection of memoirs, poetry books, and historical/mythological forms of storytelling on the Khmer Rouge this week.

Love and Life in Singapore

With Valentine's Day coming up, we thought to offer a selection of literature meditating on the pursuit of love and romance in Singapore.

Martial Arts in Southeast Asia

Take a look at some literature reflecting the diverse expressions and practices relating to martial arts in Southeast Asia.

Stories of Timorese Struggles

This week we have selected literature with different forms of storytelling relating to Timorese struggles.