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Women on the Verge of a Holy Breakdown

Books@Hikayat
Hikayat and Gerakbudaya Bookshop (Malaysia) present

Women on the Verge of a Holy Breakdown

Karina Robles Bahrin and Preeta Samarasan with Mohani Niza

Authors Karina Robles Bahrin and Preeta Samarasan explore the impact of institutionalised religion on the lives of the principal female characters in their recently published novels, The Accidental Malay (Epigram) and Tale of the Dreamer’s Son (World Editions).

Guaranteed to be an honest and lively discussion on the failure to separate religion and state in Malaysia, the conversation will be moderated by Mohani Niza.

Free admission | Refreshments will be served
Signed copies of The Accidental Malay and Tale of the Dreamer’s Son will be on sale

Where: Hikayat, 226 Lebuh Pantai, George Town 10300, Penang, Malaysia

When: Friday November 25, 7.30-9pm