Hidden Words Reviewed by Ko Ko Thett

Hidden Words Reviewed by Ko Ko Thett

Very grateful to Ko Ko Thett for a thoughtful and detailed review of the Hidden Words, Hidden Worlds anthology:

‘The book should serve as a first stop in English for anyone who would like to traverse the complex literary landscapes of Myanmar. Isn’t it ironic that stories from the ethnic languages, which have long been suppressed, have now been re-written in the languages of their erstwhile oppressors? As far as I am concerned, this kind of irony is most welcome.’

To read the rest of the review, please visit The Shanghai Literary Review

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Burma Series at Hatchards Bookstore

Burma Series at Hatchards Bookstore

Britain’s oldest bookshop, Hatchards, is holding a series of talks on Burma from the 19th to 21st March 2019.

The series kicks off with a panel session on ‘Surviving Dictatorship in Burma’ with writer Dr Ma Thida (Sanchaung), poet Ko Ko Thett, filmmaker Daw Khin Mar Mar Kyi and Vicky Bowman

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