Saffron Shadows and Salvaged Scripts: Literary Life in Myanmar under Censorship and in Transition
Explores literary culture in Myanmar under military government’s censorship restrictions. Explains implication, practices, and impact of Printers and Publishers Registration Law as well as the censorship regulations. Contains experiences, recent outputs, and interviews of 9 Myanmar writers from 3 generations. Exhibits men and women fiction and poetry which reflect social, cultural, and political changes.