Kebaya Tales: Of Matriarchs, Maidens, Mistresses And Matchmakers


by Lee Su Kim

Kebaya Tales: Of Matriarchs, Maidens, Mistresses And Matchmakers

Price:  US$13.39   (SGD18.60*)
Format:  Paper Back, 208 pages
Published:  2013, Malaysia, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789814516327
SB#:  050340 (801)

About This Book

These 13 short stories are set in the world of nonyas, the women of the distinctive Straits Chinese or Peranakan community of Malaysia and Singapore. After a short introduction on Peranakan identity, the lively stories highlight many aspects of the history, lifestyles and issues which face or faced nonyas. With archival photographs, and colour photographs of kebayas and other nonya artefacts.


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