By Brian C. Bernards

Postcolonial literature in regards to the South Seas, or Nanyang, examines the historical past of chinese language migration, localization, and interethnic alternate in Southeast Asia, the place Sinophone settler cultures developed independently through adapting to their "New international" and mingling with local cultures. Writing the South Seas explains why Nanyang encounters, overlooked by means of so much literary histories, can be thought of the most important to the nationwide literatures of China and Southeast Asia.

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