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Burmese Daze By Alison Winward
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THE Prime Minister is under house arrest. The army is in charge. Spies are everywhere, and if you question the government there’s a good chance you’ll end up in jail. This is Burma in the... More > mid-2000s and Alison Winward is there. But even in such tough times, she finds, there is more to Burma than misery. There’s the people, of course – resourceful, resilient, resistant. And then there are the ‘sights’ – the explosive popcorn factory, a monastery’s “jumping cats” and ways of donating to the pagoda that can probably best be described as poetry in motion, to name just a few. Burma has changed considerably in recent years. This book offers a glimpse of how the country was when those changes were little more than a distant dream.< Less
Burmese Daze By Alison Winward
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THE Prime Minister is under house arrest. The army is in charge. Spies are everywhere, and if you question the government there’s a good chance you’ll end up in jail. This is Burma in the... More > mid-2000s and Alison Winward is there. But even in such tough times, she finds, there is more to Burma than misery. There’s the people, of course – resourceful, resilient, resistant. And then there are the ‘sights’ – the explosive popcorn factory, a monastery’s “jumping cats” and ways of donating to the pagoda that can probably best be described as poetry in motion, to name just a few. Burma has changed in recent years. This book offers a glimpse of how the country was when those changes were little more than a distant dream.< Less
Feathers on Peacock: Writings on Revolution By Dabetswe Natasha
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A book of poems and prose dedicated to the people of Burma. Profits from the sale of the book will benefit organizations helping the humanitarian cause in Burma.
Feathers on Peacock: Writings on Revolution By Dabetswe Natasha
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A book of poems and prose dedicated to the people of Burma. Profits from the sale of the book will benefit organizations helping the cause for democracy in Burma.
A Lin Kar By Aint Chann Myay~
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The Postscript Journal: Issue Two By Alicia Lai
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Presenting the electric, the breathy, the risky in poetry and prose from across the world, by talented high school and college writers. This issue also contains a Burmese Feature, each piece... More > elliptical, musical. We had the privilege of working with fourteen renowned writers; now we invite you to peruse this collection--to dock, to step onto the pier, to explore this new world of rapturous lyricism: “just like papayas on a tree / many ships have landed / at the coffee table in the café // another ship / slung a river over his shoulder // they have turned the tables / into a harbour.” In addition, author of Snowmen Losing Weight Noah Falck writes, "The writing is surprising, bright, and mysterious. It weaves playfulness and experimentation, but also gives the reader moments both frightening and sincere. Inside the pages we are told, “the lake eats people.” This issue could work as a sort of lake, a lake that you’d be happy to be swallowed by." For more information: www.postscriptjournal.com< Less

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